2009 November: Pampas (Qld). Spray Drift

Firm fined for spray damage

FORMER AgForce grains president Lyndon Pfeffer’s company Crake Proprietary Limited has been fined $7500 for damaging a neighbouring property’s cotton crop.
The damaged was caused by chemical spray drift.
Crake Propriety Limited pleaded guilty in the Pittsworth Magistrates Court last month for using a chemical and not complying with the instructions on the label.
The incident occurred in November, 2009 at a property in Pampas.
Mr Pfeffer is a Millmerran grain grower and director of Crake Propriety Limited.
He declined to comment.