NGIA initiatives in environmental weed management

Jolyon Burnett, Nursery and Garden Industry Australia, PO Box 907, Epping, New South Wales 1710, Australia.


The Nursery and Garden Industry Australia (NGIA) has a long record of interest and pro-active involvement in minimizing the spread and impact of environmental weeds. This paper will explain the NGIA position, detail some of the initiatives NGIA has undertaken and make a plea for a commercially realistic and market driven approach to the issue of invasive plants in gardens.


Plant Protection Quarterly (2001) 16 (3) 125-126.