The test method adopted for this field trial was based upon the H3 drum technique described in the AWPC (2007) protocols and is an aboveground trial where test specimens were exposed within 20-liter stainless steel containers.
Therefore, all retentions of each preservative tested have satisfied the AWPC (2007) performance criterion against subterranean termite attack by C.
The AWPC protocol is being used with stock soil taken from the Scion forest nursery.
A field termite test was conducted by CSIRO personnel according to AWPC procedures.
The motion was heavily defeated - WRU president Dennis Gethin estimated the vote was 90 per cent in favour against the motion - but the AWPC
claimed the WRU board had the power to implement the play-off, as recommended by its review of the Premiership, without seeking a mandate from its full membership.
likely to formulate ``super club'' counter-proposals and offer partnership deals with the WRU to retain their status.
Instead of supplying only two members to the new working party looking into the game's playing structure, the AWPC
are insisting the eight-man joint-management board should fulfil that role.