About The Project
OUR EXPECTED IMPACTS
“The Lidiski Project is a life-touching project and the ministry will do all within it’s power to institutionalize the project to ensure its sustainability and wider reach in the livestock industry”
“Initially I was reluctant to participate in vaccination but the LIDSKI training and the support of my community Inspired Me”
“..sometimes, the farmer and the flock are on the move but havig good surveillance systems in place helps in managing the dieases of this category of livestock. This is where Lidiski comes in”
“We are grateful to LIDISKI for this awareness campaign, we never knew that the signs in our livestock were PPR and can be prevented by vaccination”
SEROSURVEY OF PESTE DES PETITS RUMINANTS VIRUS IN SMALL RUMINANTS FROM DIFFERENT AGRO-ECOLOGICAL ZONES OF NIGERIA
Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) is a highly contagious and economically important transboundary viral disease of domestic and wild small ruminants (Balamurugan et al. 2010). Outbreaks of PPR occur...
The Frontiers in Veterinary Science published a January editorial on ‘Peste des petits ruminants (PPR): Generating evidence to support eradication efforts’. The editorial was created...
The only way to help the birds recover when the signs/symptoms have already manifested is by providing supportive care and antibiotic therapy to prevent secondary bacteria infection. Hence, the proven and most potent option that smallholder farmers should explore to keep their flock safe is to properly vaccinate the birds against Newcastle disease and maintain adequate biosecurity measures.