Displaying items by tag: Biosecurity

Monday, 10 August 2020 08:53

Make biosecurity a top priority during calving

Farmers and calf rearers are being urged to make biosecurity a top priority during calving this spring.

Published in Management
Friday, 07 August 2020 06:55

Virtual biosecurity refresher training

Cutting edge technology designed to simulate biosecurity threats has emerged from the collaboration of two Hamilton companies.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 08 July 2020 10:12

Reduce the risks while buying stock

How can you minimise the risks of introducing new diseases or parasites when bringing stock into your farm ‘bubble’ from another one?

Published in Management
Tuesday, 07 July 2020 10:25

Biosecurity remains top concern

A survey of agribusiness leaders has again found biosecurity as the major issue of concern.

Published in General News

An invasive weed that can reduce water quality and block irrigation systems has been discovered in the Waikato River.

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 February 2020 12:12

Biocontrol options explored for nassella tussock

Scientists are calling on farmers to help in the quest for the biological control of the noxious weed, nassella tussock.

Published in Management
Friday, 31 January 2020 13:55

Auckland fruit fly operation ends

Biosecurity New Zealand has ended fruit fly operations and lifted restrictions on the movement of fruit and vegetables on Auckland’s North Shore.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 January 2020 12:22

The year in review

New Zealand Winegrowers' Biosecurity team review the year that was.

Published in General News
Thursday, 31 October 2019 11:44

Businesses pledge to protect New Zealand 

A group of 50 New Zealand companies have signed a first-of-its-kind pledge to protect New Zealand from pests and diseases.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 September 2019 11:55

On-farm biosecurity a strict necessity

Bay of Plenty dairy farmer Darryl Jensen rears calves and sees farm biosecurity as a necessity. For effective traceability and disease management he operates a ‘closed farm system’ along with a beef farmer and grazier

Published in Farm Health
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