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January 27, 2017

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

  • Matamata – 25,000 (Tower Rd) on 23.1.2017; Nil (Station Rd) on 25.1.2017 and 10,000 (Racecourse area) on 27.01.2017
  • Ngarua – 10,000 on 26.01.2017
  • Peria – 5,000 on 23.01.2017
  • Richmond Downs – Nil on 24.01.2017
  • Te Poi – 5,000 on 27.01.2017
  • Tirau – Nil on 25.01.2017 and 10,000 on 25.01.2017
  • Walton – 5,000 on 27.01.2017
  • Wardville – 10,000 on 24.01.2017 and Nil on 25.01.2017

Low overnight temperatures are keeping some counts from rising rapidly at present.

Water treatments should have started at low rates and calf boluses should either have gone in, or are ‘at the ready’ to go in.

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

  • Face-Guard zinc boluses
  • Zinc Sulphate for water treatment
  • 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.