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Spore counts are still elevated

April 24, 2017

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

Area Spore Count Level Date Tested
Buckland Road 15,000 Low 18.4.2017
Hinuera 20,000 Moderate 18.4.2017
25,000 Moderate 18.4.2017
Matamata 10,000 Low 21.4.2017
Peria 20,000 Moderate 18.4.2017
85,000 HIGH 18.4.2017
Piarere 40,000 Moderate 18.4.2017
Te Poi 15,000 Low 21.4.2017
Wardville 75,000 HIGH 19.4.2017

We are still getting elevated counts in the district. If you want to know what is happening on your farm then we recommend you contact your veterinarian for advice on a suitable spore counting regime.

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