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Facial Eczema pasture spore monitoring program

This program helps dairy farmers keep track of Facial Eczema danger levels and make an informed choice as to the Facial Eczema strategy for their own farm.

When local pasture spore counts are trending upwards of 20,000 spores / gram and weather conditions look favourable for sporulation, monitor your own farm's pasture spore counts week to week and implement Facial Eczema control and prevention strategies.

Date Threshold Nambrok paddock 1 Nambrok paddock 2
18-Dec-2017 20000
25-Dec-2017 20000
1-Jan-2018 20000
8-Jan-2018 20000 0
15-Jan-2018 20000
22-Jan-2018 20000 30000 10000
29-Jan-2018 20000
5-Feb-2018 20000 40000 15000
12-Feb-2018 20000
19-Feb-2018 20000 20000 70000
26-Feb-2018 20000 15000 35000
5-Mar-2018 20000 95000
12-Mar-2018 20000 0 30000
20-Mar-2018 20000 40000 35000
26-Mar-2018 20000 45000 10000
3-Apr-2018 20000
9-Apr-2018 20000
16-Apr-2018 20000
23-Apr-2018 20000
30-Apr-2018 20000
7-May-2018 20000
14-May-2018 20000


Dairy Feed tools

Dairy Feed Tools is a complete feed management toolset for dairy farmers and managers. Feed planning, cost and resource management backed by Australian feed and pasture data to most accurately reflect the needs of your herd

Hay and grain reports

The hay and grain report is commissioned by Dairy Australia to provide an independent and timely assessment of hay and grain markets in each dairying region. The report is updated 40 weeks per year.

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