Alan Fletcher Research Station

The Alan Fletcher Research Station (NRSciences – AFRS) began life as the headquarters for the Commonwealth Prickly Pear Board in 1920. Since then, the research station has maintained a strong emphasis on weed management, including ecology, biological control and chemical control. Today NRSciences – AFRS comprises three research groups, the Biocontrol of Weeds group, the Weed Management Group and the Pest Management Chemistry group.

Reference type Website
Author The Alan Fletcher Research Station
Date null
Year 2005
Publisher Department of Natural Resources and Mines, QLD
Notes Notes
Region QLD
Links http://www.nrw.qld.gov.au/alan_fletcher/aboutus.html