Member Advisory

Mycoplasma bovis information & updates

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has been responding to the detection of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis in a dairy herd in South Canterbury.

This disease is previously unknown to New Zealand. Farmers should remain vigilant and check their stock for any signs -mastitis resistant to treatment, pneumonia, arthritis and late-term abortion. 

Contact your vet in the first instance or MPI on 0800 80 99 66. 

More information view the pdf below