Possum browsing – the downside to a eucalypt hybrid developed for frost tolerance in plantation forestry

Eucalyptus hybrids are being investigated for use in plantation forestry to incorporate frost tolerance into marketable species. Five large field trials at four altitudes in Tasmania, southern Australia, were established […]

Evaluation of repellents to prevent possum browsing

Six predator odours, 2 proprietary repellents containing bitter ingredients, olive oil in petroleum jelly, and synthetic fermented egg were applied to seedlings of Pinus radiata in possum (Trichosurus vulpecula) pens […]