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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 38 NORTHERN TERRITORY WEED MANAGEMENT HANDBOOK 2012 Snake weeds Stachytarpheta spp. (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 Fluroxypyr 200 g/L Various trade names 750 mL / 100 L Seedling (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray - Uptake spraying oil required Fluroxypyr 333 g/L Starane Advanced 450 mL / 100 L Seedling (individuals or infestation) Foliar spray - Uptake spraying oil required Non-chemical applications: Slash before seed set and re-establish pasture grass for competition. OPTIMUM TREATMENT TIMES darker colour indicates preferred treatment times 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 Metsulfuron-methyl 600 g/L Various trade names 10g / 100 L Seedling or adult (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray - apply when actively growing, wetting agent required Fluroxypyr 200 g/L Various trade names 1 L / 100 L Seedling (individuals or infestation): Foliar spray - Uptake spraying oil required Fluroxypyr 333 g/L Starane Advanced 900 mL / ha + Uptake 1 L / ha Seedling (individuals or infestation) Foliar spray - Uptake spraying oil required Boom application - apply when actively growing Non-chemical applications: Repeated slashing and cultivation; vigorous pasture competition. Biocontrol options are available. OPTIMUM TREATMENT TIMES darker colour indicates preferred treatment times Spinyhead sida Sida acuta (Class B/C) JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC


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