Toxic weed blunder forces contractor to unearth dumped soil

Bryce Eishold
By Bryce Eishold
Updated November 24 2021 - 12:26am, first published November 23 2021 - 12:15am
INVASIVE WEED: Clifton Creek Community Landcare Group president Ian Brownrigg holds a fireweed plant at Deptford Road.

A civil contractor working for a local government shire in Victoria's east has been forced to backtrack its steps to prevent the spread of an invasive weed.

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Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Journalist

Bryce is an agricultural journalist for Australian Community Media's Stock & Land. He covers all aspects of ag from markets to politics and everything in between. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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