The VSTWP had a great time at the Ballan Farmers Market on the 10th of June 2018, with many landowners coming to see the live Serrated Tussock plants and learn the finer skills of how to best identify this noxious weed. Ballan is directly in the firing line for infestations of Serrated Tussock, with larger infestations to the east and south of the township.

The VSTWP have been active in the Ballan area, with Extension Officers working...


The not-for-profit Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party (VSTWP) is funding research into the use of fire to reduce the soil seedbank of the noxious weed Serrated Tussock (Nassella trichotoma). The research titled “Targeting the above and below ground management of serrated tussock at a landscape scale”, is led by A/Prof. Singarayer Florentine of Federation University Australia, and will be delivered over the next 12 months, with... MORE...

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