Address high cost of roadside weeds, say croppers

Andrew Miller
By Andrew Miller
Updated April 19 2022 - 11:23pm, first published 6:00am
ROADSIDE WEEDS: Rob Robinson in a patch of fleabane, on the roadside at Rainbow.

Roadside weeds could be costing cereal, pulse and oilseed growers as much as $35 a hectare to control, with producers calling on local councils and the state government to do more.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Journalist

I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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