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Free Congongrass treatment offered

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FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Forrest County Soil & Water Conservation District will be accepting applications for congongrass treatment on your farm.

Sign up for this Free service: March 15 thru April 29, 2010, Monday thru Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This program targets private landowners with congongrass infestations up to 5 acres. The Southeast Mississippi RC&D Council through a grant from Mississippi Forestry Commission will be providing the chemical and a licensed, bonded applicator(s) at no cost to the landowner.

For more information call the USDANRCS/Forrest County SWCD Office at 601 583-1184 Ext.3. Treatment grant provided by Southeast RC&D Council, with funding provided by Mississippi Forestry Commission.

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