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Gypsy moth training scheduled

May 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

On May 28, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is hosting information sessions in advance of the gypsy moth quarantine scheduled to go into effect in Lake and Cook counties on July 1.
The workshop must be attended by anyone wishing to obtain a p…continue reading on

Quarantine proposal raises concerns

May 9, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Some big changes could be coming to the Northeastern Minnesota logging and lumber businesses, bringing new challenges for one of the region’s biggest industries.The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is set to initiate a quarantine on wood harvested in Lake and Cook counties next spring in an effort to stop the nationwide spread of the invasive gypsy moth, putting in place strict regulations on the transportation of wood from the two counties. Continue Reading

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