Eradicating Montpelier Broom with a Psyllid

I’ve heard there is a bio control for Montpelier Broom…what is it and what is a bio control? A bio control is a way of controlling unwanted weeds and pests that relies on biological methods like predation, parasitism, or other...

Tramway Hill Landcare Group Working Bee Report

Attendees  Volunteers present for working bee: Roz Thurn, Marie Giblin, Peter Hughes, Angela Brinkhoff, Morris Worsley, Tony Conlan Total man-hours worked - this working bee: 14 Total man-hours between working bees: 6  

Spring Gorse Tips

Spring is here and so are some problematic weeds. The following tips are from Landcarers on how they manage gorse. Gorse is in flower so it’s a good time to survey and control in bushland areas because it’s so easy...

Why get your hands dirty in the first place...Pete explains

  When I was a kid growing up in NSW we used to catch yabbies in the creek that was part of this beautiful bit of bush at the end of our street. When I got to high school the...

Landcare Tasmania 2016 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of Landcare Tasmania will be held on Friday 9 September in Hobart, and is also an opportunity for members to become more involved in building community Landcare in Tasmania.  The AGM will receive the financial and...