Summer’s here, is facial eczema?

Summer is upon us and it is never too early to ensure plans are in place to protect the herd. To be effective, preventative measures need to be in place before Pithomyces chartarum spores are found. We offer diagnostic testing to assist with monitoring facial eczema (FE) risk, minimising the incidence of disease, checking your […]

Facial eczema season approaching

For every clinical case of facial eczema you see, there will be at least ten sub-clinically affected animals. Infected stock will fail to thrive, have reduced milk production, poor fertility, lose weight and possibly die. Summer is just around the corner and it is never too early to ensure plans are in place to protect […]

Facial eczema portal update

We’ve had an outstanding response to our new online portal for your local facial eczema spore counts—thank you to everyone who contributes.  So if you’re using it, spread the word, and if you’re not, what are you waiting for? You can submit your spore counts online, and see results in real-time.  If you’re only interested […]