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How banishing TB benefits our birds

How banishing TB benefits our birds

20 June 2019

OSPRI’s work to clear New Zealand of bovine tuberculosis gives a boost to the new energy for removing the introduced predators that damage our forests and native fauna, Nick Hancox writes.

OSPRI at Fieldays 2019

OSPRI at Fieldays 2019

10 June 2019

OSPRI's 12 strong Fieldays team were kept busy throughout the four days of the annual event at Mystery Creek. As anticipated, the majority of farmers dropped in to get assistance with updating their NAIT accounts.

'Moving Day' farmers NAIT ready

 'Moving Day' farmers NAIT ready

31 May 2019

Taking ownership of a new dairy farm this Moving Day means plenty of planning and a new NAIT number for Michael and Susie Woodward.

NAIT re-registration the focus at Fieldays

NAIT re-registration the focus at Fieldays

31 May 2019

Farmers who have yet to update their NAIT accounts will have an opportunity to do so at this year’s National Fieldays at Mystery Creek.

Moving June 1? Update your NAIT account

Moving June 1? Update your NAIT account

28 May 2019

This means confirming all NAIT locations and contact details before moving, while ensuring any outstanding livestock movements are addressed and accurately recorded.

Meet the OSPRI Contact Centre Team

Meet the OSPRI Contact Centre Team

24 May 2019

This month we talk to Laura Ryan who helps deer farmers with their NAIT and TBfree enquiries. Laura is also involved with coordinating and planning NAIT events with the OSPRI Extension team.

OSPRI campaign targets non-registered animals going off-farm

OSPRI campaign targets non-registered animals going off-farm

21 May 2019

Over 21,000 farmers have been identified as having moved one or more non-registered animals off-farm during 2018 and have been notified by way of a NAIT nudge sent in the mail.

May 2019 Edition

May 2019 Edition

7 May 2019

Farmers are preparing for winter grazing and Moving day. OSPRI has launched a new online tool which enables land users to monitor the status of TBfree aerial pest control operations. In the first of a new series, meet the OSPRI contact centre team.

Graziers and farmers - a key relationship around NAIT

Graziers and farmers - a key relationship around NAIT

3 May 2019

Waikato dairy farmer Phil Van Heuven is preparing to send his livestock off-farm for winter grazing. He values his relationship with his graziers and says it is vital for ensuring livestock traceability.

Meet the OSPRI Contact Centre Team

Meet the OSPRI Contact Centre Team

3 May 2019

OSPRI’s Contact Centre team are the heartbeat of the organisation. They are the first voice most farmers and PICAs will hear when they call our 0800 Iine. Meet Caleb Mitchell, one of our longest standing operators.

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