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Greenbank Farm Weed Control Workshop and Work Party

June 23, 2023 @ 10:00 am 1:00 pm

The dates listed below are part of a series of Public Education Workshops and Weed Removal Work Parties

6-23-2023 know-your-weeds-Tansy Ragwort-feature

Each workshop is followed by a Weed Identification and Removal Work Party

  • June 23 | Tansy Ragwort
    • 10:00 am – 10:45 am weed workshop
    • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm work party
    • Open to Public through sign up below.
  • August 11 | Thistles
    • 10:00 am – 10:45 am weed session
    • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm work party

Except for March 11, each public education workshop is followed by a work party to identify and learn the techniques to remove the weeds that are blooming at that time. Work parties will make a big difference to Port of Coupeville which runs this wonderful public space. Many many volunteers are needed at each work party!

Free. Donations accepted. Public is welcome and encouraged to attend. Rain or shine; come prepared for weather.

Spread the word – please print this PDF.

Bring/wear:

  • work gloves
  • long sleeves
  • pants
  • closed toed shoes or boots (no sandles)
  • water and/or water bottle

Optional Gear:

  • hat
  • sunscreen
  • mask
  • eye protection (sunglasses or eyeglasses or safety glasses)
  • hand tools for weed removal

These events are a collaboration among

Resources to Learn about Weeds:

poison hemlock
Poison Hemlock

Poison Hemlock

Tansy
Tansy Ragwort

Tansy

Canada and Bull Thistle
Canada and Bull Thistle

Canada and Bull Thistle

Learn more at the Island County Noxious Weed Control Board website
https://www.islandcountywa.gov/Health/DNR/Noxious-Weed/Pages/Terrible-10-Noxious-Weeds.aspx

 

https://www.nwcb.wa.gov/weeds/poison-hemlock

https://www.nwcb.wa.gov/weeds/tansy-ragwort

765 Wonn Rd
Greenbank, Washington 98253
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