Waikato Regional Council says it is concerned proposed changes to the national plan for managing tuberculosis (Tb) in cows may be somewhat hypocritical when it comes to the Waikato.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 July 2015 11:05

New phase for NAIT programme

July is the start of the next phase for OSPRI’s NAIT programme with the three-year exemption period for pre-NAIT cattle now over.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 10:09

TB plan out for discussion

The future of TB control in New Zealand is in the hands of farmers and other key stakeholders, with the TB Plan proposal now open for consultation. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 18 June 2015 08:08

TB on the decline, but outbreaks costly

The stigma of bovine TB remains huge in rural communities despite a decline in the number of infected herds, says Stu Hutchings, group director of OSPRI.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 29 May 2015 10:08

Minimise risk in stock moving

Don't put your livelihood at risk when moving or selling stock over the Gypsy Day period, says Ospri New Zealand.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 14:26

Workshops show how to get aboard NAIT

Farmers are offered hands-on training in how to use OSPRI’s National Animal Identification and Tracing (NAIT) programme.

Published in Farm Health
Friday, 06 March 2015 16:10

TB high risk areas shrink

The fight against bovine tuberculosis (TB) is gaining ground, says OSPRI.

Published in General News
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