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EVERY WEED, EVERY SEED,
EVERY FARM, EVERY YEAR.

WHAT WE DO

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THE BIG 6

win against crop weeds

THE BIG 6

  1. Rotate crops and pastures
  2. Double knock – to preserve glyphosate
  3. Mix and rotate herbicides
  4. Stop weed seed set
  5. Crop competition
  6. Harvest weed seed control – the holy grail
    WeedSmart Wisdom

RESOURCES

stewardship, cases, videos, app

RESOURCES

Discover the wealth of resource that we offer to make your life easier and to reduce weed.

BLOG

ask an expert and discuss

BLOG

Ask an expert from WeedSmart via hosted Q&A's or find more useful info on our bulletin board.

WEBINARS

latest on farm strategy

WEBINARS

Learn from industry leaders in the comfort of your own home, on your phone or even out in the field.

WeedSmart Week 2018

WeedSmart Week will start in Narrabri on Monday, August 20th with the WeedSmart Forum. It will feature leading growers sharing their strategies to combat weeds and produce better crops.

You'll then be able to join the WeedSmart crew as we take you on the road on Tuesday, August 21st, for a jam-packed day visiting leading growers in the Moree and Narrabri districts.

Buses and meals provided - your seat on the bus is guaranteed by attending the Forum on Monday, August 20th, at Locharba Farm in Narrabri.

Our theme this year is "Diversify and Conquer - manage weeds using the BIG 6"

We hope you can join us! Registrations are now open but will be closing on August 14th. Click through to find out more and purchase your ticket!

WeedSmart Podcast

Join your hosts, Jessica Strauss and Peter Newman, as they discuss crop competition and optical spraying in the Northern region in our latest podcast.

Gulargambone Farmer Chris Roche talks about crop competition in his farming system and Agronomist Rob Long discusses optical spraying options in the Northern Region.

Both Chris and Rob will be speaking at the WeedSmart Week Forum in Narrabri on August 20th.

New Diversity Era Course - Harvest Weed Seed Control 101

This is our second online course, this time covering the science of harvest weed control; the nutrient implications; and the costs of all the different tools.

We'll run through all of the six different harvest weed control tools too, talking about the pros and cons and about where they fit in the farming system!

If you're a grower or an agronomist and you'd like to find out more about these tools, take a look at this course.

Harvest Weed Seed Control 101
Australian Glyphosate Sustainability Working Group

The Australian Glyphosate Sustainability Working Group is a collaborative initiative involving research, industry and extension representatives with the purpose of promoting the sustainable use of the herbicide glyphosate in Australian agriculture.

WEEDSMART iOS APP

Answer five questions relating to the farming system on a specific paddock at any given property.

Our app will rate your chances of herbicide resistance assessing how effectively you are managing your weed seed bank.

Diversity Era

Herbicide Resistance 101 with Stephen Powles