Mycoplasma bovis – Advice on using imported or local semen. Read more: 2017-Mycoplasma-Advice-on-using-imported-or-local-semen-
Useful poster from MPI. Read more: Mycoplasma-Bovis-What-to-look-out-for-A3-poster-final-with-logos
FAQ’s from MPI. Read more: Mycoplasma-Bovis-2017-FAQs
21st December 2017. Geoff Gwyn, MPI Director Readiness and Response, provides an overview of the current situation.
20th December 2017. Mark Bryan from VetSouth talks about assessing the risk to your farm.
12th December 2017. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has identified 4 new properties as positive for the bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis and strongly suspects one further property. One of the latest infected properties is in the Hastings district, the other… Continue Reading →
14th December 2017. Beef + Lamb New Zealand is working closely with the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) on the response to the Mycoplasma Bovis outbreak. Read more: https://beeflambnz.com/news-views/disease-outbreak-highlights-need-farm-biosecurity
15th November 2017. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) confirms that 1 of 2 Waimate district farms placed under restrictions last week has tested positive for Mycoplasma bovis infection. Testing is ongoing on the second property, which is under precautionary restrictions due… Continue Reading →
8th November 2017. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has this week placed 2 additional properties in the Waimate district under movement controls following suspicious test results for the bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis. The properties are under the controls, known… Continue Reading →
12th October 2017. The Ministry for Primary Industries is moving forward with control measures to prevent further spread of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, with plans being developed with farmers to cull animals from the known infected farms. “Since the start of… Continue Reading →