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Northern Territory weed management handbook

Details:

Title

Northern Territory weed management handbook

Other title

Weed management handbook

Collection

E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT

Date

2012

Description

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.

Notes

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.

Language

English

Subject

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

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication

Darwin

Format

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

File type

application/pdf.

ISBN

9781921519482

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/241871

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/614065

Page content

Weed Control Option Tables 26 NORTHERN TERRITORY WEED MANAGEMENT HANDBOOK 2012 OPTIMUM TREATMENT TIMES darker colour indicates preferred treatment times Khaki weed Alternanthera pungens (Class B/C) JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC Chemical and concentration Rate Weed growth stage, method and comments 2, 4-D amine 625 g/L Various trade names 320 mL / 100 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray apply when actively growing Glyphosate 360 g/L Various trade names and formulations 10 mL / 1L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray apply when actively growing MCPA 340 g/L + Dicamba 80 g/L Various trade names 350 mL / 100 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray Non-chemical applications: Grub at least 5 cm of the root; vigorous pasture competition. OPTIMUM TREATMENT TIMES darker colour indicates preferred treatment times Hyptis Hyptis suaveolens (Class B/C) JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC Chemical and concentration Rate Weed growth stage, method and comments 2, 4-D amine 625 g/L Various trade names 320 mL / 100 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray apply when actively growing Glyphosate 360 g/L Various trade names and formulations 15 mL / 1 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray apply when actively growing Non-chemical applications: Manually remove all plant material; slash to encourage competition from desirable species. OPTIMUM TREATMENT TIMES darker colour indicates preferred treatment times Lions tail Leonotis nepetifolia (Class B/C) Chemical and concentration Rate Weed growth stage, method and comments 2, 4-D amine 625 g/L Various trade names 320 mL / 100 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray apply when actively growing Aminopyralid 8 g/L + Triclopyr 300 g/L + Picloram 100 g/L Grazon Extra 200 mL / 100 L Seedling (individuals and infestation) Foliar spray when actively growing, wetting agent required Non-chemical applications: New infestations should be removed manually prior to seeding. JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC