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Seminario gratuito en español sobre el manejo de malas hierbas

El Programa de Control de Malas Hierbas Nocivas del Condado de King, en colaboración con Seattle Public Utilities, está ofreciendo un seminario gratuito en español sobre el manejo de malas hierbas. 241 more words

Stewardship

Noxious weed control tips for September

Tansy ragwort (Senecio jacobaea)
You might still be able to catch some late-flowering tansy ragwort before the seeds get loose. Also, areas that were mowed or impacted by cinnabar caterpillars are likely to have plants flowering this month, especially after we get some rain. 864 more words

Weed Identification

APHIS Seeks Public Comment on Three Draft Pest Risk Assessments for the Importation of Aquatic Plants

APHIS seeks public comment on three draft pest risk assessments (PRAs) for the importation of the following list of aquatic plants in approved growing media from Denmark into the continental United States and Alaska: 155 more words

News

Puget SoundCorps Helps Stomp out Knotweed

Each year, the King County Noxious Weed Control Program gets a great boost of support from the Puget SoundCorps, a branch of the Washington Conservation Corps’ AmeriCorps Program. 457 more words

Program News

AVL Technology Enables Smarter, More Efficient Mowing Operations

A pilot project was begun to study the use of AVL technology in mowing operations. Potential benefits include improved mowing efficiency, improved reporting and ease of supervision, reduced paperwork and reduced spread of noxious weeds. 774 more words

Featured

Invasive Plants

Noxious weeds are invasive non-native destructive species that displace native plants, hinder agricultural production, cause soil erosion, and can be poisonous to wildlife and livestock. In this section we’ll take a look at some of the worst offenders this season. 41 more words

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