Primary animal health-care in the context of disease prevention and scaling-up for small-scale farmer communities: Research, policy and delivery

Date :
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 09:00
Location :
Pretoria, Durban, Cape Town

 Animal health issues are a central concern within rural development initiatives and livestock keeping communities in South Africa. The important issue is the fact that knowledge of animal diseases (causation, understandings of the differences between practices aimed at treatment of a disease and its prevention, etc.) and animal health practices are generally poorly understood and unevenly practiced.