Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Australian weed control handbook.

Abstract

The first part of this handbook briefly outlines different methods of weed control, planning of effective weed control systems, herbicides and their application, herbicide safety and safety procedures for herbicide disposal, a crop list with appropriate weed control methods and product active ingredients. The second, and major, part of this handbook gives product information (including the weeds controlled, mixing, application, application restraints, witholding period, compatibility, crop safety and directions for regional use in Australia for each product) for surfactants, wetting agents and herbicides. The products are arranged alphabetically under their proprietary names. A subject index is also included.