On July 6, a technical seminar on sheep brucellosis and scabies was held at the Cultural Center of Maquinchao. It was organized by Sociedad Rural de Maquinchao, within the framework of COPROSA (Comisión Provincial de Sanidad Animal).
With the participation of more than 40 producers from Maquinchao, El Cain, El Cuy and Somuncura Plateau, veterinarians, technicians and students of the Livestock Production Technicature of the city.
Basic concepts and the current situation of both diseases in the Province were discussed. Afterwards, there was a space for discussions and a practical group activity in the form of a workshop where two real cases were presented.
The technical talks were given by Dr. Agustín Martínez and Dr. Marcela Larroza (Animal Health Group-INTA Bariloche), and the workshop was attended by technicians from SENASA, the ENTE of the Southern Region and the Province of Rio Negro.