Megan Hoyer (Yellowstone County Weed District) and Pam Schwend (Carbon County Weed District) have developed yet another education video for young students! Check it out here: 4 Grade Noxious Weed Education.mp4 The experiments with special effects was awesome too!
On September 10, the MWCA Board of Directors voted to cancel the fall MWCA Weed Manager Training in Deer Lodge that was to be held October 14 & 15 due to COVID concerns and uncertainty. It is with great hope that in 2021 we can continue with our weed manager trainings in the spring and […]
Catch the latest on the invasive grass, Ventenata, and how it is impacting range land in Carbon County. https://westernagnetwork.com/new-noxious-weed-ventenata-threatening-montana-private-and-public-lands
The annual application period is open for the Wildlife Habitat Improvement Program (WHIP), a grant funding program administered by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. The purpose of WHIP is to accomplish large-scale restoration of private and publicly owned, high-priority wildlife habitats through noxious weed management. Grant expenditures are limited to herbicide, mechanical, biocontrol, and re-seeding […]
A couple weeks ago a podcast was recorded and hosted by Mat Walter, Lewis & Clark County Extension Agent. It was a discussion about invasive plants/weeds in Montana. There wa so much to talk about that Mat made a part 1 and part 2. Links to it are below. Mat has started this podcast called […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 CONTACT: Jasmine Reimer, MT Dept. of Agriculture, (406) 444-3140 MDA Accepting Petitions for New Noxious Weed Listings Interested parties may submit petition forms until September 30, 2020 Helena, Mont. – The Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) is accepting petitions for new plants to add to the Montana Noxious […]