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Are you are the full dose rate?

February 24, 2017

As expected the high amounts of rain and warm humid weather have caused spore counts to rise. Zinc dosing should now be at the full level and continue for the next 3 months at least.

Spore count results for grass samples brought into the clinic for testing this week are as follows:

  • Hinuera West – 25,000 (moderate) on 20.2.2017
  • Matamata- 85,000 (Tower Road) on 20.2.2017; 15,000 (Waharoa Rd West) on 21.2.2017; 10,000 (Racecourse area) on 23.2.2017; 15,000 (Station Rd) on 23.2.2017
  • Peria – 40,000 (high) on 20.2.2017
  • Piarere – 60,000 (high) on 24.2.2017
  • Richmond Downs – 55,000 (high) on 23.2.2017 and 5,000 (low) on 21.2.2017
  • Te Poi – 50,000 (high) on 22.2.2017 and 35,000 (moderate) on 23.2.2017
  • Tirau – Nil, 5,000, 20,000 and 25,000 on 20.2.2017
  • Walton – 10,000 (low) on 22.2.2017
  • Wardville – 5,000 (low) on 20.2.2017

 

Remember to see us first for competitive prices on all your zinc requirements this season…

  1. Face-Guard zinc boluses
  2. Zinc Sulphate for water treatment
  3. Solutrace FE-Organic Minerals + Zinc in one easy formula

Purchase Face-Guard zinc boluses from MVS this season and go in the draw to win 1 of 2 $500 gift vouchers from Hunting & Fishing NZ. See in store for details.