Preventing Weeds

Preventing weeds protects our agricultural way of life

When you are bringing feed and fodder onto your property, you introduce the risk of weeds.

To understand how to manage this risk, visit

Feed and fodder – high-risk weeds
Some weeds are more likely than others to be found in feed and fodder. Keep an eye out for these high-risk weeds. Some of them are known as Prohibited Matter under the Biosecurity Act, which means you must report them if you see them.

For assistance and advice contact your local council weeds officer or call Council on 1300 345 345.

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Get to Know the risks – follow the link below for more details on these high-risk weeds and how to identify them.