GRDC Early and effective summer weed control workshop - Moora

Event Name
GRDC Early and effective summer weed control workshop - Moora
End Date
Duration
4 hours
Description

This half-day workshop is supported by the West Midlands Group and is designed to give growers the knowledge and skills to correctly identify summer weeds early and select the best herbicides and non-herbicide techniques to manage them while preparing for the 2019 cropping season.

Topics covered:

  • better spray application in summer. The new regulations on the use of 2,4-D and how it affects summer spraying. How to get the best control and stay within the regulations. Which herbicides will work in a tank mix in a very coarse spray quality?

  • benefits of early summer weed control

  • weed identification with special reference to locally important weeds – a mix of theory and practical. Live plants will be available for attendees to practise identification of small plants.

  • best management practices for summer weeds - With Dr Catherine Borger, DPIRD

Region
West
Location
Moora Recreation Centre, Robert St
Moora
WA
Contact name
Andrew Storrie
Contact email
Contact phone
Contact website
Cost

Cost (in AUD$): Free

Registration

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