FACT SHEET: Farmer managed supply of Acaricides to communal dip tanks: Results and Lessons learnt

The communal dipping programme has been significantly disrupted over the last years. A combination of a deteriorating socio-economic situation, recurrent droughts and climate change diminished the capacity of the Department of Veterinary Services (DVS)and farmers to sufficiently finance the procurement of acaricides. As a result, there was an increase in the prevalence of tick-borne diseases … Continue reading FACT SHEET: Farmer managed supply of Acaricides to communal dip tanks: Results and Lessons learnt