If any of your sheep or cattle seem to be unwell, it can be useful to give your vet a good description of the nature of the problem by doing a basic health check before you contact them.
Although December is the end of the calendar year and summer holiday time, it’s by no means the end of the farming year, and there’s much to do and plan for the next three months at least.
New RP identified in Taranaki
Hawke’s Bay Regional Council reminds landowners to check the grasses on their properties to make sure this pest plant isn’t growing. “The distinctive purple seed head becomes visible in spring and early summer making the plant easier to distinguish from other grasses.
MPI is proposing changes to NAIT and is looking for public submissions.