Granular products are the most common type found in everyone’s local garden department. (In my opinion, it is unfortunate that they are usually combined with fertilizer. 548 more words
Tags » Weed Control
The City of Fremantle has responded to yesterday’s blog post about the use of Glyphosate for weed control in parks. Here it is:
The APVMA (Australian Government Regulator of Pesticides) has completed an assessment of the IARC report and other recent assessments of glyphosate and has concluded that the use of glyphosate in Australia does not pose a cancer risk to humans. 395 more words
North Fremantle architect Murray Slavin, who lives near Fremantle Park, is worried about the City of Fremantle’s use of Glyphosates spray to eradicate weeds.
He says that he has contacted a number of councillors from the Mayor down to find out why we’re still using Glyphosates in our parks which are widely used – including by children and dogs, but that he has never had a response. 126 more words
As spring approaches, it’s a good time to reflect on what we can do this year to help the natural world here at home. Learning about and taking action to help stop the spread of invasive species is one great way to give Washington’s natural world a hand. 442 more words