Ag leaders implement quarantine to protect state’s walnut trees from deadly disease

February 26, 2011 at 8:04 am in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson this week moved to protect the state’s 6 million eastern black walnut trees and the state’s walnut timber producers by issuing a temporary exterior quarantine restricting the import of walnut trees and certain related products into Minnesota from areas known to be infested with Thousand Cankers Disease (TCD). Continue Reading