• That ‘hairy’ feeling returns

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    STRATEGIES: Tarrawingee woman Mavis Duncan has a few tactics in keeping the hairy panic at bay.

    A TARRAWINGEE home was overrun with a mass amount of Panicum Effesum or ‘hairy panic’ last week after a large field across the road let it loose.

    Local Mavis Duncan (pictured) had a busy day last week ridding her entire garden of the grass plant, and by 5.30pm still had corners and garden beds to finish.

    Mavis, who has been living in Tarrawingee for 30 years, said in all her time there she’d never seen anything like it.

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