$11.3 million in new funding
By The Hon Katrina Hodgkinson MP (View Attachment)
At an event in Junee this week Katrina Hodgkinson, the NSW Minister for Primary Industries, announced the full list of regional and state projects that will benefit from funding for ongoing noxious weed control as part of the government's Weed Action Program.
The minister highlighted how this funding program has allowed for research and implementation of novel noxious weed control methods, including DNA barcoding to readily identify invasive weeds, and the Red Guide Post Initiative which helps with the management and control of road-side weeds in high-risk areas.
For more information, please refer to the media release.