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Feathertop Rhodes grass manual

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To assist growers and their advisers in combating Feathertop Rhodes grass (FTR), an Integrated Weed Management (IWM) manual has been published on the weed... "For many growers the battle against FTR has long been fought with knockdown herbicides and slowly but surely that battle is being lost," Mr Aisthorpe said... "The FTR seedbank can be fully depleted in 12-18 months, so with a careful use of weed-seed control, crop rotation, strategic tillage and techniques such as burning on top of traditional herbicide control, growers stand a good chance of being able to remove the weed successfully," Mr Aisthorpe said...