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Lantana Eradication, Planting techniques, & Signage Launch

When:
17 June 2017 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
2017-06-17T10:00:00+10:00
2017-06-17T14:00:00+10:00
Where:
Mount Vincent Landcare
73 Rodney Rd
Mount Vincent NSW 2323
Australia
Cost:
Free
Contact:

Field Day and Workshop

Purpose

To demonstrate and assist with practice in control of Lantana and autumn planting of tubestock native plants

We shall also launch our new roadside signs for existing plantings and creek stabilisation projects.

Date and time

Saturday, June 17, 2017 09:30 for 10.00 am start. Lunch about noon

Venue

73 Rodney Road, Mount Vincent 2323

PLEASE bring / wear

  • Hat, appropriate outdoor clothing and sunscreen –  grass underfoot may be wet
  • If the weather is poor, participants will be re-directed to an undercover location

RSVP

To this email or to: mvlandcare@gmail.com by Thursday 15th June, 2017. We shall provide refreshments.

Program

  1. Weed control – Lantana – Options for control
    1. Cut and paste – 100% glyphosate 360
    2. Splatter gun   – 10% glyphosate 360
    3. Long term elimination demonstration and practice, discussion
  1. Autumn planting – Tube stock
    1. Recommended procedure for plant survival
    2. Demonstration and practice, discussion
  1. Launch of new signs for previous roadside and creek stabilization plantings