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NSW workshops tackle problem weed seedbanks

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Weed specialists from Western Australia are joining forces with locals to tackle the rapidly growing issue of herbicide resistance during a series of one day weed management workshops for leading growers and advisors in New South Wales... The workshop series will begin on March 10 at Moree (RSL Club) followed by Gulargambone (2828 Hall) on March 11, Dubbo (Bowling Club) on March 12, Forbes (Forbes Services Memorial Club) on March 13 and Wagga Wagga (Wine & Food Training Centre, Charles Sturt University Campus) on March 14... Additional presenters include Michael Widderick, Queensland Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry; North Star grower Tom Murphy at the Moree workshop; Grain Orana Alliance chief executive officer Maurie Street at Gulargambone and Dubbo; Culcairn grower Murray Scholtz at Forbes and Wagga Wagga; and Hanwen Wu, NSW DPI and John Broster, Charles Sturt University at Wagga Wagga...