Ticks and tick borne diseases killing cattle (cows) in western and central Uganda due to emergence of multi-acaricide resistant ticks

For the last six years, the country has been facing the challenge of ticks not responding to drugs aimed at killing them…

Ectoparasiticides and the challenge of Tick resistance

National Drug Authority controls the manufacture, importation, distribution and use of both human and veterinary drugs in the country. The three main concerns of veterinary drug regulation are quality, safety and efficacy (effectiveness). Veterinary drugs include…

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Sensitization of stakeholders at Kabwohe Central Division, Sheema District

Sub county meetings with key opinion farmer leaders and sub county leadership

Luwero team meeting with RDC

Mbarara team in Shema district

Press conference in Fort portal following the veterinary support supervision exercise in Hoima region

Mbarara team in Mitoma District carrying out field visits

Tororo team on Radio general public sensitization on rational vet drugs use

Team supervising outlets in Gulu Northern region led by Dr Benard Eseru and Regional Manager David Kagwa

Various Nakaseke sensitization meetings while observing social distancing principles

A field visit to NAPlL, a Farm Service Center located in Kapeeka,
Nakaseke district

The center was conceived to be a one-stop-center for farm inputs to bridge the gap between farmers and inputs suppliers. It is believed, the center will promote supply of quality farm inputs to farmers and enhance collective bargaining for prices. Partnership was made with inputs suppliers of veterinary pharmaceutical products such as Bimeda and MTK but stopped by the NDA regional team on account of unsuitable premises among other regulatory requirements. The vet inputs suppliers momentarily withdrew.