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Taigum is a beautiful suburb of Brisbane located approximately 13km north of the city centre. Taigum’s original proposed name was “Tyhgum” which is an Aboriginal dialect of a vine that grew in and around Cabbage Tree Creek. Taigum is one of Brisbane’s older suburbs however it’s name is relatively new. It was part of North Nundah in the early 1900’s, later referred to as North Zillmere and formerly changed it’s name to Taigum in 1975.
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Effective Weed spraying Techniques
Taigum plants that are not nutritional, medicinal or have no use and grow rapidly are called weeds. They compete with other domesticated crops for water, light, space and nutrients. These plants can produce thorns, burrs and may be poisonous. They can cause productive land to be unusable scrub by interfering with management of productive plants thus contaminating harvest.
However, there are various available methods used to control these pest plants. In most cases, one method will probably not be sufficient enough to get rid of all unwanted plants. Combining several techniques over a prolonged amount of time is the best option. Here are the recommended methods of weed spraying in Aspley for brilliant results.
This method entails the use of herbicides. There are various types of herbicides that you can use. These chemical substances speed up, change or halt the normal rate at which the plant grows. This involves changing the growth pattern of the plant through drying out its stems or leaves as well as making the plant drop all its leaves.
This method aims at changing the conditions necessary for the weed to grow. This requires you to till the soil by plugging and uprooting weeds thus killing them. Crops should also be rotated with the ones that choke out the pest plants thus destroying them.
This is utilising machinery and powered tools to get rid of the weeds. This method is mostly applicable in areas with larger infestations in order to reduce the pest plants bulk using minimum manual effort. This involves dozing, felling and slashing.
Removing weeds manually
Many farmers get rid of the unwanted plants by pulling them out of the soil manually. This is done as soon as they appear thus killing them. Hoeing off the pest plants should include the roots to prevent them from sprouting again. Weeds such as Nettle require cutting them back thrice a year repeatedly for a period of three years.
Various diseases and insects affecting the health of pest plants can be also used to manage them. These pathogens and insects kill or eat up the weed completely. This is applicable only with the help of professionals to avoid the destruction of other cultivated plants.
Good weed spraying in Taigum is important for a quick and healthy growth of plants. Before planting, applications of controlling unwanted plants should be carried out to get rid of perennial pest plants that consist of the yarrow and the twitch. Getting rid of unwanted plants reduces risk of losing a good harvest.