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May 08, 2017
Public Notice: Weed and brush control annual spray program

Public Notice of Pesticide use for weed and brush control annual spray program


The County of Oxford will be spraying the County roadsides in the Townships of Blandford-Blenheim, East Zorra Tavistock, Norwich, South-West Oxford and Zorra with Weedaway Dichlorprop DX herbicide emulsifiable concentrate, Dichlorprop: 210 g a.e./L 2,4-D: 400 g a.e./L (both present as 2-ethylhexyl esters) Registration No. 30111 under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada) to control weed and brush growth under the health and safety exception that affects Public Works.

Spraying will take place on the following Oxford County Roads: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 36, 37, 40, 45, 46, 47, 55, 59 and 119.

Weed spraying is scheduled to begin on May 24, 2017 and will end on June 30, 2017.

That commencement date is approximate and is dependent on weather conditions. If you need to know how the weed control program is progressing in your area contact:

Oxford County Public Works
21 Reeve Street, Woodstock, Ontario
519-539-9800 or 1-866-537-7778 (toll-free) Ext. 3106
Scott Boughner, C.Tech.,
CRS-S Transportation Supervisor


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