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POSSUMS, rabbits and hares have become major pests in
New Zealand. These pests cause damage to trees and vege-
tation, and compete with stock for the best grass. With their
extensive breeding programme and lack of natural enemies, their
numbers have increased dramatically since their introduction into
In an effort to combat these pests, Simon from Karaka
Products has sourced the latest in LED Hunting Spotlight tech-
After a long search, sifting out the spotlights that aren’t as
good as publicised, we can now recommend our LED hunting
spotlight to help in the battle — saving our trees and pastures
from on-going destruction.
The spotlight easily gives you 100 metres plus of white shoot-
ing light, excellent for shining up the animal’s eyes, even beyond
the point of the spot.
With an adjustable beam and
optical lens, you can now have
the advantage. Once you’ve been
out hunting with one of these
lights, you’ll never go back to a
dirty yellow halogen again.
The spotlight package includes
its own rechargeable Li-ion bat-
tery and longer hunting time can
be achieved by purchasing an
additional recharge battery for just $20 each.
This LED Hunting Spotlight is designed to be robust, light and
compact, and to be fitted either barrel or scope mounted to your
There’s no need to carry an external battery pack and cables,
meaning that you can easily push through shrub without getting
caught up and endangering anyone else with your firearm.
“We have received great positive feedback from many of our
customers, who have come back to us for additional purchases,”
says Simon. “We back our product 100 per cent by covering a
full 12-month warranty, and endeavour to deliver the best person-
al service to our customers.”
More information can be found at www.karakaproducts.com or
phone Karen or Simon on 06 377 5522 or 021 298 0688.
The latest in hunting
‘Once you’ve been
out hunting with one
of these lights,
you’ll never go back
to a dirty yellow
The battle against pests like the possum has been made easier
with the LED hunting spotlight.
Free Phone 0800 48 48 32
1. L a m e ne ss in d airy c o w s: Lameness is one of the most costly production diseases in dairy farming today. On average, a single case
of digital lameness costs around $515 NZD. Lameness is a multifactorial disease, in which a number of factors interact with each other and
are known to contribute to the onset of clinical symptoms. It is the keratin and lipid synthesis aided by ROVIMIẌ Biotin that is important for
Good Nutritional management together with improved physical enviroment and cow management can help reduce the incidence of many
common types of lameness. Recent studies show that ROVIMIẌ Biotin can help reduce the incidence of dairy cow lameness, which
contributes to better profitability and animal welfare.
2. Increased Milk Production: ROVIMIẌ Biotin improves efficiency of energy metabolism through its involement in numerous enzyme systems
and metabolic pathways. Ultimately, ROVIMIẌ Biotin increases the amount of glucose synthesized in the liver. Glucose is the most important
source of energy for milk production.
Also available as a component of the product ‘Hard-n-Up’, a
water soluble formulation of Biotin, organic zinc and copper and
other trace minerals in a handy 100 cow dose/day packs.
BIOTIN — For Enhanced
Hoof Hardness and increased Milk Production
Easy to Use: ROVIMIẌ Biotin is a water soluble powder. Therefore it
can be administered either via a water dispensing system or
directly into feed.
Dosage: Dairy Cows 1g ROVIMIẌ Biotin per/day/per/cow
• 250 Lumen LED • 100m+ of excellent spotting light
Ideal for possums, rabbits, deer, pig and general pest control
2 switch options, AC and DC 12v chargers
Charging unit, rechargeable Li-ion battery,
pouch and wrist strap
Different rifle mounts also available
Phone Karen or Simon on 06 3775522 or 021 298 0688
Email: email@example.com .nz
or visit us at Royal NZ show Christchurch • 11-13th November • Site T55
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