Native grasslands have important part to play

July 24 2019 - 6:30am
To deal with high weed loads and nutrient rich soils prior to sowing topsoil removal by scalping can be incredibly effective. By reducing nutrients and weed seed banks natives have a better chance of establishing and surviving. Photo: supplied
To deal with high weed loads and nutrient rich soils prior to sowing topsoil removal by scalping can be incredibly effective. By reducing nutrients and weed seed banks natives have a better chance of establishing and surviving. Photo: supplied

There are about 1000 native grass species that have evolved in Australia over millions of years; and they have adapted to the harsh and varying environment and low fertility soils.

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