Hemp removed from noxious weed list

By LINDSY ARROWOOD
Princeton Union-Eagle

The new changes have been finalized on Minnesota’s Noxious Weed List, according to Susan Shaw, the District Manager for Mille Lacs County SWCD. The weeds are divided prohibited noxious weeds, restricted noxious weeds and specially regulated plants.

Prohibited noxious weeds has been split into two subcategories: eradicate and control.

Those weeds on the eradicate list are weeds that are not native to Minnesota and are not rampant in the state. The goal is to keep them out of the state and eradicate any instances of the weed before it becomes a larger problem and spreads.

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