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New technology and old-fashioned community spirit have come together to aid the control of the invasive weed water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) in Western Australia’s South West.
This page lists species commonly found on or near saline land in southern Western Australia. These species can be used as indicators of the level of salinity and waterlogging on the site.
Producers in the Great Southern are encouraged to look out for any unusual problem weeds which could pose a risk to agriculture.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has welcomed the support of South West residents in joining the search for a new invasive weed.
Cultural, physical and mechanical methods of weed control that you can use on your properties.
Common sensitive plant (Mimosa pudica) is a declared pest in Western Australia (WA).
There are a number of herbicide application methods available for declared plants. Recommendations for application methods in crops can be used in many cases. However, when the weeds are sparsely
This article provides information on the use of biological control agents for declared plants in Western Australia.
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has reviewed control requirements for a range of animal and plant species to help guide efforts in protecting the State’s agricultural
Giant sensitive plant (Mimosa diplotricha, formerly Mimosa invisa) is a declared pest in Western Australia (WA).