National Weed Biocontrol Pipeline Strategy draft released

Jamieson Murphy
September 2 2022 - 8:00am
The leaf-feeding beetle Cassida distinguenda in host-specificity testing for African boxthorn. Photo by CSIRO
The leaf-feeding beetle Cassida distinguenda in host-specificity testing for African boxthorn. Photo by CSIRO

AUSTRALIAN scientists would scour the world for the natural enemies of the nation's most invasive weeds - which cost the country $5 billion every year - under an ambitious new proposal.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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