Weed Workshop August 21st
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Northeast Nebraska Resource Conservation & Development Council
702 E. Park Ave., Plainview, NE 68769
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Release Date: August 8, 2013
For More Information: Jan Jorgensen, Dick Haskin or Dennis Wacker, President
NOXIOUS WEEDS FOCUS OF FREE WORKSHOP
The Northeast Nebraska Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council and the Northeast Nebraska Weed Management Area will be hosting a free workshop on noxious weed control on Wednesday, August 21 at the Niobrara State Park Lodge, Niobrara, NE. The event is open to the public and begins with registration at 9:30 a.m. and will conclude by 2:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Farmers, ranchers, and others interested in learning more about noxious weeds and their control should make plans to attend.
This workshop, “Focus on the Future of a Weed-free Horizon,” will feature a variety of speakers discussing the types of noxious weeds and those on the “watch-list” found in the area, methods of noxious weed control in pastures, fields, and in wildlife habitat sites. A special presentation by the Niobrara Public School’s Purple Loosestrife Project group will be given on their efforts. Funding for the workshop is provided by a grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust.
The RC&D Council is a non-profit organization here to serve the needs and interests of the citizens of the area. For more information about this event, other RC&D projects or activities, see www.nenercd.org or call 402-582-4866.
The RC&D office is handicap accessible. This institution is an equal opportunity provider & employer.
Northeast Nebraska RC&D
702 E. Park Ave.
Plainview, NE 68769
402-582-4866, FAX 3966
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