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Local County Weed District Helping to Control Noxious Weeds thru Education

Local County Weed District Helping to Control Noxious Weeds thru Education

5/18/2017 5:00:00 AM/Categories: General News, Today's Top 5, Livestock, Grains

Each year noxious weeds and invasive species cause damage to millions of acres of land in Montana alone. 

And to help educate the next generation of land users and land owners the Yellowstone County Weed District in Billings conducts in class programs followed up by field tours around the region.

 

 

The Northern Ag Network's Russell Nemetz recently caught up with them at a field tour at Pompey's Pillar near Billings, MT.

 

 

For more information on Montana's Noxious Weed Law and lists, pictures and even videos of noxious weeds check out the following links.

Yellowstone County Weed District

Montana Weed Control Association

Montana Department of Agriculture

Source: Northern Ag Network

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