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KNOW YOUR ENEMY! COMMUNITY LECTURE AND TOUR OF WEEDS IN TAOS COUNTY

FRIDAY, JULY 10, 2020 9:30 – 4:30 P.M. JUAN I. GONZALES AGRICULTURAL CENTER 202 CHAMISA ROAD, TAOS, NM 87571 Join the Taos Soil & Water Conservation District and Taos County Cooperative Weed Management Area (CWMA) for the second annual free noxious and invasive species lecture and tour featuring Dr. Richard Lee (National Integrated Pest Management Specialist for BLM) and Dr. Leslie Beck (Extension Weed Specialist at NMSU).  Attendees will learn how to identify and mechanically control noxious weeds & other invasive plants found in a wide range of habitats including backyards, forests, gardens, fields, roadside areas, and along waterways.  Bring a sample of an invasive plant for assistance with identifying and/or controlling it!  After a morning lecture and a free lunch (grilled up by Rio Grande Ace Hardware), attendees can enjoy an afternoon educational tour of problematic noxious weed areas around Taos. Space is limited ~ RSVP today to reserve your free spot!


Official Taos County CWMA partners: Taos SWCD, Town of Taos, Amigos Bravos, Southern Methodist University, Taos Land Trust, Rio Grande Ace Hardware, RMYC, NMSU Cooperative Extension Service, NMDA, TVAA, NMDOT, Taos Chapter - Native Plant Society of NM, Taos County, and Sunset Park, Inc. TO RSVP OR FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:  TANYA DUNCAN AT (575) 751-0584