Subscribe to MLA’s Pasture Dieback Update e-newsletter, which provides up-to-date news and information to producers affected by pasture grass dieback.
View latest pasture dieback update
What is pasture dieback?
Pasture dieback is a condition causing death of patches of pasture across a range of sown and native grasses. It’s prevalent across northern, central and south-east Queensland.
- vivid yellowing and/or reddening of leaves
- as the condition progresses, plants become unthrifty and eventually die in patches less than one metre in diameter to paddock scale (10 to hundreds of hectares)
- reduction in root system and grass density.
MLA is coordinating a range of activities investigating potential pasture dieback causes and management options.
Learn more about pasture dieback or express your interest in being involved in R&D activities by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
MLA Program Manager – Sustainable Feedbase Resources
Join myMLA today
One username and password for key integrity and information Systems (LPA/NVD, NLIS, MSA & LDL).
A personalised online dashboard that provides news, weather, events and R&D tools relevant to you.
Customised market information and analysis.
Already registered for myMLA?