Weed control programs
Bream Creek Show 2014
Serrated Tussock Control
Dunalley area 2014
Field day and AGM
Copping 2013

Manage Pasture and Improve Soils on the Tasman

Pasture Management
Project Description:

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Different pasture management techniques are being investigated throughout 2018 and 2019 aimed at either combatting local issues or varying normal practice to improve pasture establishment or production.

Project Run By: Tasman Landcare Group

Project Activities:

Trial sites have been established investigating:

  • reducing the impact of red-headed cockchafer beetle larvae by heavy stock trampling
  • the effect of low and high intensity grazing on pasture establishment
  • the effect of different rates of lime application on pasture production
  • pasture establishment on difficult soils
  • the effect of soil inoculants on pasture


Project Contact: John Hueston
Position: Tasman Landcare Project Officer
Organisation: Tasman Council
 1713 Main Rd
Project Contributors:
Landcare Tasmania
Tasman Council
Tasman Landcare Group