Many farmers blend primary production with conservation, they use the land within its varied capabilities and capacity.
Remnant vegetation is all that is left of the original ecosystems prior to settlement, land clearing, farming and all other land uses.
This special type of system is balanced to look after itself as well as farmland through:
Healthy mallee scrub is a diverse ecosystem. It can be maintained or improved by following some practical guidelines:
We have developed a range of factsheets about mallee scrub conservation to assist you with good land management. See the related links below.