Research Information:

Abundance and distribution of Ixodid tick species infesting cattle reared under traditional farming systems in Tanzania.

Animal Health

To identify species and establish the abundance of ticks infesting cattle in Mara, Singida and Mbeya regions of Tanzania.

From: Sokoine University of Agriculture(SUA) (SUA) | | Research Done By: Chenyambuga Chenyambuga,

Funding Source: INTRA-ACP Academic Mobility Scheme, EPINAV and NORAD.

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Research Recommendation:
Strategic planning and cost-effective tick control measures should be implemented in order to reduce losses caused by ticks and tick borne diseases in the study area.