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Bacteriological investigation of sheep and goats milk for brucellosis in government farms in Northern Nigeria

Bacteriological investigation of sheep and goats milk for brucellosis in government farms in Northern Nigeria

Nigerian Journal of Animal Production 30(1/2): 107-116

Bacteriological investigations of sheep and goats milk for brucellosis were carried out in Northern Nigeria Seven government or quasi-government farms were investigated. A total of 418 sheep and goat milk samples were examined. The investigation revealed a 34.75 and 15.88% infection rate in goats and sheep, respectively, as shown by the milk ring test.

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