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Some aquatic plants used in ponds and aquariums are highly invasive and have become serious weeds in natural waterways.
High priority invasive species are defined in the Invasive Species Plan for Western Australia as high risk species that can establish widely, and if so cause the most undesirable impact.
Papaya sticky disease (caused by the combined action of Papaya meleira virus and Papaya meleira virus 2) is a disease of papaya that can spread rapidly through plantings, making the fruit unattract
Skeleton weed (Chondrilla juncea) is a declared pest in Western Australia (WA).
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development is urging home gardeners to hand in a prohibited plant mistakenly sold in Western Australia over summer.
The approach of summer has prompted a reminder to landholders across the grainbelt to check their properties for skeleton weed.
Within Western Australia some areas may have pests, diseases or weeds established that are not found elsewhere within the state.
Section 2 of the Skeleton weed Management Guide describes the requirements, treatments and options to manage Skeleton weed and its control in infested properties. To maintain the most up to date in
Report of the achievements, performance and budget details of the 2017-2018 skeleton weed program.
The “agriculture weed surveillance in the south west” project’s key goal was to develop capacity for surveillance of high priority declared weeds that impact agriculture and investigate options to