Tasmanian Women in Agriculture are hosting a morning session on weed identification, control & best practice spray application. Presented by Agronomist Heather Cosgriff (TWiA recipient of RIRDC Encouragement Award) & Rhiannon Denney, Spray Shop Tasmania Manager, the session will cover:
- What constitutes a weed, why we control them and any gov regulations (prescribed weed lists)
- Plant identification ; grasses vs broadleaf
- Descriptions used to identify plant parts.
- Common Tas weeds of farms and roadsides
- Weed control processes: cultural, mechanical & chemical
- Topics and practical examples of the latest in Spray Application techniques