Come and hear the latest in worm management strategies for cattle grazing systems, including practical examples of changes other farmers are making.
Local expertise from Wormwise facilitator Garth Riddle (BOI Vets), and a national perspective from Wormwise programme manager, Ginny Dodunski. We will hear from Mack Lynn about his experience raising young cattle on his farm in Haruru.
Internal parasites are an unseen thief of weight gain in diary heifer and beef grazing systems.
How can we ensure our young cattle grow to their potential with less of a handbrake from worm challenge?
Resistance to the commonly used drenches is on the rise on NZ cattle farms.
Cases of double and triple drench resistant gut worms are backing some young cattle systems into a corner. What can be done at your place to avoid this situation?
When attending a B+LNZ field day please ensure you have clean footwear and vehicles are not carrying fresh muck or vegetation. This will help reduce the risk of spreading weeds, pests and diseases onto our host farms and across our country. To stay clean, we need to be clean.