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Calcium bolus in and working

29 May 2018 A range of Belgian bolus products new to New Zealand is being launched this month via veterinary clinics, reports the distributor, Animal Health Direct, based in Hawkes Bay. The first – CalciTop – is a fast-release bolus containing Diacalcium phosphate as an inorganic salt for slower release of calcium, and calcium formiate…

Urban folks want a prettier picture

New Zealand’s dairy industry must catch up with world-best standards in respect of the environment and animal welfare, says Animal Health Direct founder Richard Kettle He believes public perception and the new generation of farmers emerging are driving necessary changes. “Urban people want to see green fields, healthy looking cows with free access to shelter and fresh…