Sunshine Coast bushcare volunteer invents weapon for war against asparagus fern

Via ABC News.

  • In short: Queensland man Ron Gooch has invented a tool to fight the spread of the invasive asparagus fern, which is classed as a weed of national significance.
  • The Asparagus Assassin is now being used by five bushcare groups in the Noosa region.
  • What’s next? Mr Gooch hopes the Asparagus Assassin will be adopted by landcare groups around the country.


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