Monthly Archive: June 2023

A Few Steps Closer: Biocontrol research update

The VSTWP have contributed funding towards an interesting research project in New Zealand, that is exploring biological control options for serrated tussock. The international serrated tussock biocontrol project is led by New Zealand, with the VSTWP contributing funds to this important project, along with Agriculture Victoria and various New Zealand funding bodies. Please find the... Read more

Surveillance is the key to be tussock free: Romsey, Victoria.

Written by Ivan Carter, VSTWP Extension Officer, Joy Smith has been a landowner in the Romsey region for many decades and has a farm of nearly 100 acres in the fertile hills. She has cattle and sheep, and also has a few paddocks for hay and lucerne. The property is adjacent a public reserve, which... Read more