Comments are being sought by the National Biosecurity Committee on the discussion paper: "Modernising Australia's approach to managing established pests and diseases of national significanceRead more »
A new biological control agent for crofton weed, the rust fungus Baeodromus eupatorii, is now available for widespread release across NSW. A release program in partnership with the community will be undertaken during 2015 to facilitate releases of the fungus across tRead more »
The Weeds Society of NSW are now calling for nominations for the NSW Local Government and Industry Awards. The Awards will be presented at the 18th Biennial Weeds Conference, which will be held in Cooma from 12th to 15th October 2015. Nominations close on 30th June 2015. TherRead more »
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Bitou bush infests 900km of NSW coast. Following upon primary eradication the seed bank must be removed. Volunteers are essential. Shows how to identify native plants sometimes confused with Bitou.
Gap Beach is a subtropical paradise. Control of Bitou Bush has enabled recovery of native vegetation on beach and in littoral rainforest. The Magic Palm Tree. Large goanna, kangaroos, surfing.
Bitou bush infests 900km of NSW coast. Demonstrates the splatter gun which accurately delivers a measured dose of herbicide up to 10 meters. Weeding ‘productivity’ increased tenfold.Hand weeding remains important.
Bitou bush infests 900km of NSW coast. Part 1 of a series outlining the problem, shows how to successfully defeat it. Bushcare volunteers essential.