Thursday, 28 February 2019 08:42

Thanks for helping — Editorial

Farmers are expected to finalise a Biosecurity Levy of 3.9c/kgMS this week.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 09:20

Endorse M. bovis levy or pay more

Dairy farmers could end up paying more for the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort if they do not endorse the proposed Biosecurity levy.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 12:14

M. bovis levy to hit dairy farmers

Dairy farmers are being asked to approve a levy of up to 3.9 cents/kgMS over the next two seasons to pay their share of the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 07:55

Government's $45m M. bovis bill

The Government has paid out $45 million compensation to farmers impacted by the Mycoplasma bovis disease.

Published in General News
Thursday, 14 February 2019 13:05

Good news on M. bovis eradication

DairyNZ is welcoming a report confirming M. bovis eradication is likely achievable.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 09:55

M. bovis levy more than expected

DairyNZ's proposed M. bovis levy of up to 3.9c/kgMS is a lot higher than some were expecting, says Federated Farmers dairy chair Chris Lewis.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 09:25

M. bovis costs to add 3.9c/kgMS to levy

Dairy farmers are being asked to approve a levy of up to 3.9 cents/kgMS over the next two seasons to pay their share of the Mycoplasma bovis eradication effort.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 February 2019 09:40

Human cost of M. bovis to be scrutinised

The Mycoplasma bovis outbreak has imposed a human cost on the farmers affected and a ripple effect into their wider communities.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 February 2019 09:32

Ban sheep semen imports — breeders

A group of sheep breeders are calling on MPI to reverse the 2016 relaxation of the rules on importation of sheep and goat germplasm.

Published in General News

Dairy farmers are being strongly encouraged to give their feedback on how the sector will pay its share of the Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis) response programme.

Published in General News