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VSTWP Present at Weed Forum

Date Published: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 10:34

The VSTWP presented a 25 minute presentation at the Beveridge Weed Control Networking Day, which was held a few weeks ago in Beveridge.

The day featured an excellent selection of guest speakers...

VSTWP Educate at the Kilmore Ag Show

Date Published: Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 12:29
The VSTWP attended the Kilmore Ag Show over the past weekend, educating landowners of the emerging threat of serrated tussock in their area. The Ag Show...

Seeking Community Representatives: VSTWP

Date Published: Monday, October 30, 2017 - 13:25

Would you like to be a valued Community Representative on the Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party (VSTWP) Committee, and be remunerated for your time?

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VSTWP Educate at the Maffra Ag Show

Date Published: Monday, October 30, 2017 - 10:54

The VSTWP manned a stall at the ever-popular Maffra Agricultural Show over the weekend of October 28th 2017 and assisted many landowners with best practice Serrated Tussock masnagement. We had our usual...

Spring 2017 Tussock Times Now Available.

Date Published: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 11:30

On behalf of the Chair of the Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party, we are pleased to provide you with a copy of the 30th edition of the Tussock Times newsletter. 
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COMMUNITY GROUP GRANTS FOR TUSSOCK FIELD DAYS

Date Published: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 17:43

The VSTWP have continued their Landcare Field Day Assistance Grants program that aims to help groups host a serrated tussock related field day. This program offers Landcare groups/networks the opportunity...

DENNIS FAMILY CORPORATION GIVES TUSSOCK THE BOOT

Date Published: Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:20

The Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party (VSTWP) have recently inspected a large infestation of Serrated Tussock (Nassella trichotoma) at Manor Lakes, Wyndham Shire, with staff from Dennis Family ...

Winter 2017 Tussock Times now available

Date Published: Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 07:31

The 29th edition of the Tussock Times newsletter, Winter 2017, is now availaible for download by clicking here

This edition includes articles on the new serrated tussock signs that are...

Funding Continues for Tackling Tussock

Date Published: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 20:20

The Andrews Labor Government has announced further funding to support rural and regional councils in managing weeds along Victorian roadsides.

The Victorian Budget 2017-18 provides $5.39 million for local councils to manage roadside weeds and pests....

VSTWP Progress Report 15/16

Date Published: Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 06:41

The Victorian Serrated Tussock Working Party are pleased to present the 2015 - 2016 progress report. The report outlines the outstanding work performed by the Committee Members, Staff and Extension Officers, over the past twelve months.

To achieve best outcomes, the VSTWP continues to work with a wide range of partners to enthusiastically assist in the...