Ministry identifies 589 farms with cow disease

Waimaro dairy farmer in Tailevu Baljindar Singh with his left over cattle yesterday. Most of his cattle were affected with TB and slaughtered. Picture: RAMA

THE Ministry of Agriculture has identified 589 cattle farms in the country to be infected with bovine tuberculosis (TB), with 1239 cases recorded by the ministry between January and August this year. This was revealed by Agriculture Minister Inia Seruiratu, who said the cases were identified through the ministry’s testing program. “For the last four […]

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