Jumpseed removal.

6 hours of labour from Jayne and myself as we mattocked out jumpseed from 70 metres of road-side public land. Great effort and it was a good restart following the haphazard spraying of glyphosate plus during late 2014.
Before photo.
before-road-side-work
After.
after
Mattocks.
mattock
View of regrowth of jumpseed following numerous applications of herbicide proving resistance and waste.
example-of-root-system-of-jumpseed.
Eileen White attended after her morning effort at the Brunswick Chemical-free working bee along the dunes. Eileen has kindly volunteered to attend to the paper work that is required by Byron Shire Council for volunteering in areas the public needs to lead the way.
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2 responses to “Jumpseed removal.

  1. What a team! it is fantastic to see another peace of land being care sustainable and with accountability. Great sign, where did it came from. Thank you for the great work, love Nadia

  2. Ellen White

    Well done you two. It is a fantastic opportunity for the many people concerned about this aspect of environmental health to join with each other and bring Council along. hugs Ellen

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