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And their up again….. Spore count results for the week ending 12.3.2021

March 12, 2021

Grass samples tested this week from the MVS Monitor Farms have shown the following:

  • Hinuera Monitor Paddocks  80,000 spores/gram
  • Matamata Monitor Paddocks – 125,000 – spores/gram
  • Te Poi Monitor Paddocks – 8,300 spores/gram
  • Tirau Monitor Paddocks – 5,000 spores/gram
  • Walton Monitor Paddocks –  90,000 spores/gram

 

Spore counts have continued to rise across all monitored areas this week and are expected to rise further due to recent heavy rainfall in some areas.

Measures to protect your stock against Facial Eczema should be undertaken ASAP, if they are not already in place.

Feel free to talk to use anytime about options for protecting your animals.

 

A REMINDER IF YOU BRING IN THREE GRASS SAMPLES FOR TESTING YOU CAN HAVE A FOURTH FREE!