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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

49NORTHERN TERRITORY WEED MANAGEMENT HANDBOOK 2012 Index A Acacia nilotica........................................................................34 Acidifying buffering agents ....................................................14 Acknowledgements ...............................................................41 Acute toxicity ...........................................................................9 Adjuvant.................................................................................14 Advising of outbreaks ..............................................................3 Alternanthera pungens ..........................................................26 Ammonium sulphate ..............................................................14 Andropogon gayanus ............................................................25 Annona glabra .......................................................................33 Antagonism............................................................................14 Anti-foamers ..........................................................................14 Argemone ochroleuca ...........................................................27 Athel pine...............................................................................17 Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority .................................................................8 Axe cut method......................................................................13 Azadirachta indica .................................................................30 B Barleria ..................................................................................17 Barleria prionitis .....................................................................17 Basal bark spraying ...............................................................12 Bathurst burr ..........................................................................19 Bellyache bush ......................................................................18 Biocontrol...................................................6,19,28,32,37,38,43 Biological control .......................................6,19,28,32,37,38,43 Blanket spraying ....................................................................11 Boom spray ...........................................................................11 Boom sprayer calibration .......................................................44 Buffer zones ............................................................................7 Buffering agents ....................................................................14 Burrs ......................................................................................19 C Cabomba ...............................................................................19 Cabomba caroliniana.............................................................19 Calibrating spray equipment ..................................................44 Calotropis procera .................................................................35 Caltrop ...................................................................................20 Candle bush ..........................................................................20 Carthamus lanatus ................................................................37 Castor oil plant.......................................................................21 Cenchrus echinatus ...............................................................29 Cenchrus pedicallatus ...........................................................29 Cenchrus polystachios ..........................................................29 Charles Darwin University .....................................................45 ChemClear ............................................................................48 Chemical control ......................................................................6 Chemical handling training ....................................................15 Chinee apple .........................................................................21 Chronic toxicity ........................................................................9 Class A.....................................................................................3 Class B ....................................................................................3 Class C ....................................................................................3 Cleaning containers for collection..........................................47 Coffee senna .........................................................................22 Common and creeping lantana .............................................23 Compatibility agents ..............................................................14 Coordinated management .......................................................5 Courses relevant to chemical application ..............................45 Crop oils ................................................................................14 Cryptostegia spp....................................................................36 Cut stump ..............................................................................13 D Datura spp .............................................................................39 Devils claw ............................................................................24 Disclaimer ...............................................................inside cover Disposal of chemicals and containers ...................................47 Disposal of excess chemicals................................................15 Disposal of unwanted chemicals ...........................................48 Drift hazard ............................................................................11 Drill and fi ll method ................................................................13 Droplet drift ............................................................................11 drumMUSTER .......................................................................47 Duty of care .............................................................................8 E Eichhornia crassipes .............................................................40


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