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Spore counts reach 80,000

January 22, 2016

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

  • Gordon – 20,000 (low) on 18.1.2016
  • Hinuera West – 15,000 (low) on 21.1.2016
  • Matamata – 80,000 (high) on 20.1.2016
  • Puketutu – 5,000 (low) on 21.1.2016
  • Richmond Downs – 5,000 and 10,000 (low) on 20.1.2016 and 5,000 on 22.1.2016
  • Te Poi – Nil on 18.1.2016
  • Tirau – Nil on 21.01.2016
  • Turanga o moana – 45,000 (moderate) on 22.1.2016

There are definitely spores around with spore counts fluctuating.

We have seen suspected cases of Facial Eczema this week.

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  • Face-Guard zinc boluses
  • Zinc Sulphate for water treatment
  • Solutrace FE-Organic Minerals + Zinc in one easy formula – both drenching and water treatment available

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