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How are your zinc supplies?

March 17, 2017

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

Area Spore Count Level Date Tested
Hinuera West 10,000 Low 17.03.2017
Matamata 20,000 Moderate 15.03.2017
5,000 (Racecourse area) Low 16.03.2017
35,000 (Station Road) Moderate 15.03.2017
Peria Road (South) 70,000 HIGH 13.03.2017
Peria (Gunn Road) 5,000 Low 15.03.2017
5,000 Low 15.03.2017
15,000 Moderate 15.03.2017
20,000 Moderate 15.03.2017
Piarere 110,000 VERY HIGH 14.03.2017
Richmond Downs 30,000 Moderate 13.03.2017
Te Poi 15,000 Moderate 16.03.2017
Turanga o moana Nil 17.03.2017
Waharoa 65,000 HIGH 13.03.2017
Wardville 20,000 Moderate 15.03.2017

Facial Eczema challenge has not changed a lot in the last week. Several cold nights have helped, but spore counts in general are moderately high. Continue with full zinc dosing.

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

  •  Face-GuardTM zinc boluses
  • Zinc Sulphate for water treatment
  • Solutrace FE-Organic Minerals + Zinc in one easy formula

Purchase Face-GuardTM 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.