What do you enjoy about operating out of Ikamatua?
What Causes It?
Facial eczema is caused by the spores of a fungus (Pithomyces chartarum). These spores contain a compound which is...
With November already upon us and the year speeding by, hopefully, we have had all the cows calved or if not – we are only
Warm and moist… good conditions for grass growth and also for gastrointestinal worm production.
This year we blood tested over 100 calves to test their antibody levels and see their range of pa
Coccidiosis is a parasitic disease that can occur in calves from as young as 4 weeks of
As we all know, adequate trace minerals are vital for reproductive performance.
As discussed at the Dry Cow Consult and the RVMs, we are promoting responsible and cost effective mastitis treatment.
We have the ability to investigate calf scours at both Hokitika and Greymouth clinics.
Mastitis is costly to manage on farms with its effects on milk quality and production is
The weather has treated us well this winter with higher temperatures and lower rainfall.
The earlier you get onto cleaning those ‘dirty cows’ the better your 6 week in calf rate will be!