Monthly Archive: October 2023

Agrifocus proves a great platform for tussock education

The VSTWP were well received at the popular Agrifocus 2023, which is put on by Southern Farming Systems in the tiny town of Stratham VIC. Agrifocus is Southern Farming Systems leading technical event for high rainfall zone farming systems and is attended by landholders from mostly western Victoria.  The VSTWP delivered targeted advice to the... Read more

Upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2023: Wednesday 15 November

The Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party invites you to attend their Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Bacchus Marsh on Wednesday 15 November 2023. At the AGM the VSTWP will provide an overview of activities over the 2022-2023 year and elect the new committee. Location: State Government Office, 219a Main Street, Bacchus Marsh Victoria Online: Please... Read more

New pest management board to boost collective action

A new community grants program targeting established weeds and pests will be top priority for a new Victorian advisory board. Biosecurity Victoria Executive Director Katherine Clift announced today the new 10-member Victorian Invasive Pest Advisory Board (VIPA). Established weeds and pests are widespread and beyond eradication from Victoria. This includes species such as rabbits, blackberries,... Read more

VSTWP develop new strategy: 2023-2028

The VSTWP are pleased to present the Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party Strategy 2023-2028. This Strategy outlines how the VSTWP will go about its work to achieve its vision of reducing the impact of serrated tussock on Victoria’s economy, environment, and communities. During the process of developing the new Strategy, the VSTWP took the opportunity... Read more