The Victorian Gorse Taskforce (VGT) with the support of the Department of Environment and Primary Industries, is seeking project proposals from community-based organisations, such as Landcare groups and networks, for the VGT’s 2014/2015 Small Grants Program, which can provide up to $5,000 (ex GST) for community-led gorse projects.
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Good weed control leads to stronger plants, higher crop yields and higher farm profits. “Effective weed control starts with proper identification,” said Dr. Richard Bonanno, UMass Extension and GAP Educator, at a recent pesticide-training workshop held in Warwick, RI. 75 more words
Some gardeners use carpet as a weed suppressant on their allotments. This is a practice that causes much discussion. Some allotment associations and councils directly controlling their allotments have banned the use of carpets altogether on their sites. 357 more words