Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 3

Volume 8, Number 1
January- February,1959

Front Matter



Organised drives will control foxes
J. S. Crawford and A. G. Veitch


Dry-pickling seed wheat
W. P. Cass Smith


Some recent rural radio talks
T. Watchel, H. G. Cariss, P. Beck, R. H. Morris, K. Needham, J. P. Fallon, H. G. Elliot, J. Cripps, P. N. Forte, H. Maslin, D. C. Mickle, A. H. Hobbs, and G. W. Scott

Cover image

Editor: J.A. Mallett

Cover picture: Melaleuca scabra, sometimes known as "Warru" bush" Is an attractive shrub which grows to about 3ft. in height and bears a profusion of pinkish-purple flowers. It is a member of the tea-tree family and is found in gravelly and sandy soils from Watheroo in the north, eastward as far as Merredin and southward to Israelite Bay.