Mid Term Pesticide Notification

 PESTICIDES USE NOTIFICATION.

Hilltops Council & Yass Valley Council

Hilltops Council will conduct the annual road shoulder spraying program, which will begin in the following locations:

Yass Valley Council area: Wednesday, 4th October 2017.

  • All sealed and unsealed road network within the Yass Valley Council area. The estimated time frame for these works will be 21 days, weather permitting.

Hilltops Council area: Wednesday, 20th september 2017.

  • All sealed road network within the Hilltops Council area. The estimated time frame for these works will be 21 days, weather permitting.

The Herbicides Weedmaster Argo (540g/L GLYPHOSATE) present as the potassium and isopropylamine salts and Relyon Anon 600WG (600g/kg METSULFURON METHYL) will be applied to a 2m strip over roadside guideposts.

In accordance with Hilltops Council Pesticide Notification Plan signs and flashing lights will be provided on vehicles applying pesticides, signs placed to inform the public where required, and an escort warning vehicle will be used for the 2017 road shoulder spraying program. Drivers should exercise extreme caution when passing these vehicles.

Any enquiries please contact Jason Corcoran, Biosecurity Weeds Manager, Hilltops Council – 02 6385 3189 or visit www.ssnpa.com.au(link is external) for daily updates.

Drivers should exercise extreme caution when passing these vehicles.

ANY ENQUIRIES CONTACT JASON CORCORAN: (02) 6385 3189

Or visit www.ssnpa.com.au for daily updates.

 

 

 

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