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Sunday, January 11, 2015

Bees May Benefit from Noxious Weed Act Changes!

Weeds Benefitting Pollinators Removed from Ontario Noxious Weeds List!

January 1, 2015 Nine new weeds were added to the Ontario Noxious Weeds Schedule, and nine weeds were removed from from the Schedule. Changes to the schedule are cited as being beneficial to pollinators, such as bees.
Nine weed species are being removed from the Ontario Noxious Weeds Schedule January 1, 2015. Some of these species are considered a food source for pollinators, such as bees. Weeds such as wild carrot, goat's-beard, scotch thistle, nodding thistle, yellow rocket, and tuberous vetchling that are being removed from the Schedule are no longer considered significant threats to agricultural nor horticultural production and can be managed through modern management practices. Here is the revised Noxious Weeds in Ontario Schedule, that came into effect January 1 2015.

Noxious Weeds in Ontario effective January 1, 2015 

 *Please note that this list will be in effect from January 1, 2015 onwards.

  1. Black Dog-Strangling Vine 
  2. Bull Thistle 
  3. Canada Thistle 
  4. Coltsfoot 
  5. Common Barberry 
  6. Common Crupina 
  7. Cypress Spurge 
  8. Dodder 
  9. Dog-Strangling Vine 
  10. European Buckthorn 
  11. Giant Hogweed 
  12. Jointed Goatgrass 
  13. Knapweed 
  14. Kudzu 
  15. Leafy Spurge 
  16. Poison Hemlock 
  17. Poison Ivy 
  18. Ragweed 
  19. Serrated Tussock 
  20. Smooth Bedstraw 
  21. Sow Thistle 
  22. Tansy Ragwort 
  23. Wild Chervil 
  24. Wild Parsnip 
  25. Woolly Cupgrass
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