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Control methods for common sensitive plant (Mimosa pudica) a declared pest in Western Australia.
Control methods for giant sensitive plant (Mimosa diplotricha) a declared pest in Western Australia.
‘Risk-aware’ growers can implement strategies to reduce and avoid unnecessary introduction and spread of weeds.
Various diseases can damage native plants at all stages of growth. A description of some of the more important diseases is given here, together with general methods for control.
Weeds sprayed with a sub-lethal dose of a phenoxy, hormone type herbicide appear to become more palatable to stock.
Oats are more competitive with weeds than most other crops but weed control is still critical, particularly in hay crops as weeds can cause downgrading or rejection of export hay.
Weeds sprayed with a sub-lethal dose of a phenoxy, hormone-type herbicide appear to become more palatable to stock.
Recommendations for the control of declared plants in Western Australia (WA).
Many exotic plants from overseas and elsewhere in Australia, escape from properties and invade natural habitats in Western Australia.
In-crop weed competition causes losses costing around $1 billion per annum for Western Australia.