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Northern Territory weed management handbook



Northern Territory weed management handbook

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Weed management handbook


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Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This manual has been developed to provide detailed information about weed control in the Northern Territory.


Date:2012; Includes: Weeds in the N.T. -- Legislative responsibilities -- Strategic & planned approaches to weed management -- Prevention -- Weed control methods -- Integrated weed control -- Using herbicides correctly -- Herbicide toxicity -- Modes of action -- Herbicide resistance -- Herbicide control techniques -- Using adjuvants, surfactants & oils with herbicides -- Factors affecting adjuvant use -- Records of use -- Disposal of excess chemicals & used chemical containers -- Chemical handling training -- Weed control option tables -- Publications -- Websites.




Weeds -- Control; Weeds -- Northern Territory -- Identification

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Northern Territory Government

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53 p., : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.

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Weed Control Option Tables 16 NORTHERN TERRITORY WEED MANAGEMENT HANDBOOK 2012 Weed Control Option Tables This publication is presented only as a guide to assist in planning weed control. The following must be taken into consideration when planning your weed management program. Users of Agricultural (or veterinary) chemical products must always read the label and any Permit, before using the product and strictly comply with the directions on the label and any conditions of any Permit. Users are not absolved from compliance with the directions on the label or conditions of the Permit by reason of any statement made in or omission from this publication. The product trade names in this publication are supplied on the understanding that no preference between equivalent products is intended and that the inclusion of a product does not imply endorsement by the NT Government Department of Natural Resources, Environment, The Arts and Sport over any other equivalent product from another manufacturer. Any management incorporating burning must be in accordance with the Bushfi res Act and the Fire and Emergency Act. Please contact your local fi re station for permits to burn if you live within a Northern Territory Fire and Rescue Service Emergency Response Area (NTFRS ERA). If you live outside a NTFRS ERA, contact your local Volunteer Fire Brigade Captain or local area Fire Warden through the Bushfi res Council on Darwin 8922 0844 or Batchelor 8976 0098. Table 4 Abbreviations and Terms Abbreviations and terms Defi nitions /ha per hectare (10 000m2) mL / l millilitres per litre m2 metres squared g / kg grams per kilogram g / l grams per litre WMB Weed Management Branch Various trade names A number of products can be purchased that contain this active ingredient for control of this weed. Various trade names and formulations A number of products can be purchased that contain this active ingredient, some with different concentration formulations, registered for control of this weed. Note: Rates are given for water unless otherwise stated

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