Farm Biosecurity and JBAS Update Evening

6th June 2017
6.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Light Supper Supplied

Mount Pleasant Football Club Rooms
Mount Pleasant SA

Facilitated by
Josh Wiltshire
Imperial Partners Livestock Consulting


      Dr Jeremy Rogers                                                            Mary Chirgwin B.Ag.Sc
Senior Veterinary Officer                                      Professional Sales Representative
PIRSA - Biosecurity SA                                                                                    

-JBAS/ BJD Management update                                                  -Pestiguard Vaccine
-Pestivirus Antibody/Antigen testing                                                                        

PIRSA - Biosecurity SA

Livestock Biosecurity 

-  On Farm Biosecurity Planning
-  National Livestock Biosecurity Network
-  National Cattle Health Declaration
-  Interstate movement requirements

NAT COOPER (08) 8389 4188    JOSH WILTSHIRE 0410 678 458


May 2017

Please keep in mind sheep and cattle tag orders can take up to 3 weeks to arrive. We need a PIC number, property address and type of tags or applicator to order.

Don’t forget Mother’s Day is on the 14th of May both stores have a great range of giftware even chocolate J

Wow! Feels like winter is here! We have all your fire needs here, eco logs, fire starters, matches, fire lighters, galv buckets, flue cleaners, soot loose, smart burns, and assorted fire tools. 

Rumor has it… We are just hitting the start of the mouse/rat plague and we have been replenishing our baits/traps daily! We still have good supply so get in quick and try and stop them it their tracks.


Animal Health News:

It’s that time of year again! Lamb Marking! Please order to secure your Tri-Solfen now! We also have elastrator rings & pliers, gas detailers, vaccination, ear tags (see above), drench. Rods ewe & lamb salt blocks are walking out the door as are Olsson’s Lavtovite.


Garden/House hold News

This seasons Fruit trees are available now. It is also a great time to fertilize your plants and trees with some slow release fertilizer and mulch. We also have 200L compost bins available get in quick!

Agronomy News

Anyone interested in aerial fertilizing? Ideal for land that is unworkable with machinery but still good stock grazing. Please contact Craig or Anthony for more information.  Craig John has just organized one in the Barossa region, a few headaches with weather but we will not complain about rain!


Joke of the Month

Man-Flu is more painful than childbirth. This is an irrefutable scientific fact*.
*(Based on a survey of over 100,000 men.)

April 2017

Coopers Farm Supplies Easter and Anzac Day Trading Hours

Coopers of Mt Torrens: Closed Good Frid ay & Anzac Day
Public Holiday Easter Sunday & Easter Monday – 10am to 2pm
Otherwise Trading as USUAL

Coopers of Mt Pleasant: Closed ALL Public Holidays
Saturday the 15th OPEN 8am – 12noon
Otherwise trading as usual

Please keep in mind sheep and cattle tag orders can take up to 3 weeks to arrive. We need a PIC number, property address and type of tags or applicator to order.

Mother’s Day is just around the corner come in can check out our growing giftware range. We also have a brand new selection of pots and plants which would make the perfect gift for mum, MIL, nanna. 

The rains aren’t here yet but the mice are!!! WOW! Come in and get your rat and mice bait now! We have wax blox, grain, pellets, traps and glue boards. We also have a ripper of a product called DYNAMICE available in 5kg buckets, place your orders now.

Starting to feel like winter is here, keep your feet warm with a new pair of Rossi boots. We also have a new range of kids Blundstone work boots available.

Animal Health News

Start thinking about your upcoming vaccine requirements as some vaccines are already short.

Garden/House hold News

Come in and check out our new range of plants and Terracotta pots available. Now is a good time to put out your slow release fertilisers and top up the mulch on your gardens ready for the cold winters ahead.

Agronomy News

Broadacre - Its good time to put your snail bait out for the upcoming season for hills pasture and broadacre.
Viticulture – Start thinking about vineyard posts, get your quotes/orders in now.

Joke of the Month

What did the Easter Egg say to the boiling water? It's going to take a while to get me hard I just got layed by some chick!