|Scotch thistle now among county’s noxious weeds|
|September 04, 2014 Jerry Purvis|
By a unanimous vote, Scotts Bluff County Commissioners added Scotch thistle to its list of county noxious weeds.
County Weed Control Superintendent Jeff Schledewitz said most surrounding counties have already declared Scotch thistle as a noxious weed. “We’ve been monitoring the infestation throughout the county,” he said. “Right now, we have in excess of 3,500 or 4,000 acres of Scotch thistle. This year it really exploded and that ...
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