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South Canterbury rich-lister's diseased cows may have been sent to other farms -

Farms outside the van Leeuwen Group are now being investigated to check if they received cows from infected farms. Officials have confirmed the disease-hit van Leeuwen Group has transported cows to other farms. It raises the potential for the cow ...and more »

Cow disease found in second South Canterbury dairy farm -

Ministry for Primary Industries spokesperson Geoff Gwynn tells us the second finding of the deadly mycoplasma bovis disease is not unexpected, given close connections between the farms. A second dairy farm in South Canterbury that was already under ...and more »

Mycoplasma bovis: another meeting as second farm infected - New Zealand Herald

Another public meeting will be held for farmers wanting information on the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis as the disease is confirmed on a second dairy farm in South Canterbury. The second positive result came from another farm in the 16-farm Van ...and more »

Second case of contagious cattle disease detected in New Zealand - Agriland

The disease was confirmed on a second dairy farm, that was already under biosecurity controls, in South Canterbury today (July 31) by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI). This is the second farm owned by the Van Leeuwen Dairy Group where the ...and more »