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“Plantation Road Dairies is Fonterra’s largest single supply milking 2000 cows through one cow shed, we are an irrigated, intensive, modern dairy farm and are located in Central Hawke’s Bay. Large herd farming brings new challenges to the table regularly and Farm Medix has assisted us (with CHECK-UP) in what...
Wesley Cullen, Organic Farmer
“Using CHECK-UP has increased our understanding of mastitis causes and gives us a fast low cost diagnosis of what the pathogen is, if it is contagious and will it respond to treatment. PS: please send another box”
“CHECK-UP has helped us so much with treating and culling etc. our cure rate so far has been outstanding because of being able to treat with the correct drugs, I don’t know how I’ve managed to get through in previous years!”
Richard Westlake, Mayflower Farms
“SCC is down to 102 achieved by using CHECK-UP before treating cows and culling out cows with a low chance of clearing up.”
“I’ve been having lots of fun with the check-up since you have been here. I have cut the use of dry cow tubes by around 50% since I’ve started using it and I’ve had no problems with them calving in. I also haven’t purchased a mastitis tube since then either....
“Check-Up has been a very beneficial tool to add to our business, no longer do we find ourselves with cows that don’t cure on the first treatment, because we are able to target the bugs we have identified with the right weapon the first time. Saves us money both at...
Michael Phillips, Waka Dairies
“A really useful tool to base clear decisions on. This has helped us identify and cull Staph cows- we should have had it years ago.
Somatic Cell count (SCC) has now improved to below 100,000.”
Dr. David Hawkins, Franklin Vet Services
“With an interest in mastitis management and adding value to our farm veterinary services, starting an in-clinic microbiology lab had been on my agenda for a number of years. However, I was conscious of the variety of materials needed, the interpretive skill set required to do the job properly and...
New Zealand dairy farmer Rob Rolston explains how Farm Medix SNAPSHOT helped him get back on track after a problem with Mastitis in his herd.
Dr Margie Bale | Camel Medecine
I have a very peculiar story. After 22 years as a veterinarian in mixed and dairy practice in Australia I moved into a very niche specialty. Camel Medicine.
For the last 5 years I have focused solely on servicing the emerging industry of Camel Milk production.
As you can imagine,...
Kevin Davidson, Managing Director | Plantation Road Dairies
Information is power.
Plantation road Dairies milks 1,900 cows all year round, the farm is irrigated with free draining soils and run as a system 5 operation. The 60-bale rotary cowshed has had DAL automation installed for over 12yrs which gives us the ability to measure Litres, Fat, Protein, Lactose,...
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