The “Tips from our Team” video series features practical advice from our Sustainable Agriculture and Animal Health teams to support local farmers and livestock industries.
The first videos provide information and advice Cattle and Theileria, integrated pest management, Poisonous Plants and Livestock and key differences between hay and silage.
These are the first four in a planned ten-part series.
Cattle and Theileria
Ian Poe, District Veterinarian explains the cattle disease Theileria and how to minimise it’s impact on your herd.
Hay vs Silage
Nathan Jennings, Senior Land Services Officer explains the key differences between hay and silage and how to work out which provides the best value feed.
Poisonous Plants and Livestock
Phillip Kemsley, District Veterinarian explains some of the most common plants causing poisonings on the North Coast and how to manage them to reduce risks to your livestock.
Cattle and Parasites
Jocelyn Todd, District Veterinarian explains the features of integrated pest management for parasite management in your herd.