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Summer weeds can rob subsequent crops of soil nitrogen and stored soil water. They can also reduce crop emergence by causing physical and/or chemical interference at seeding time.
This web article has been written to help home gardeners solve nutrient deficiency symptoms in their garden plants.
Herbicides are extensively used to control declared plants.
Skeleton weed surveillance across paddocks this summer will be aided by a new management guide now available to grain growers.
Home gardeners in Western Australia are commended for heeding a call to help prevent the establishment of a decorative declared plant mistakenly sold in WA over summer, but more are encouraged to d
Growers have eroded their ryegrass seedbanks by 99.3% from an average of 183 ryegrass/m2 in 2001 to 1.29 ryegrass/m2 in 2018 across the 27 focus paddocks.
Canadian pond weed (Elodea canadensis) is a declared pest in Western Australia (WA).
An opportunistic weed time of removal trial was implemented in Jerramungup following 66mm in February 2017.
Report of the achievements, performance and budget details of the 2017-2018 skeleton weed program.
The Department of Agriculture and Food is calling for producer and community input into the development of a targeted weed surveillance program for the South West.