KEY 2018 LEGISLATIVE ACTION:
PRIVATE PROPERTY RIGHTS: Perhaps one of the most significant pieces of legislation passed in the 2018 Session for Idaho agriculture dealt with private property rights. The legislation was written twice and maintained its fundamental structure all the way through the process. read more...
Weed Free Hay and Straw Questions: The person designated at ISDA for questions related to weed free hay and straw is Dan Safford. Dan can be reached by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at: 332-8592 (office) or 880-5584 (cell).
New Weed Video - Elwood the Elk:
The Idaho Weed Awareness Campaign under the leadership of Roger Batt, State Coordinator, has developed a new children's video dealing with noxious weeds. The short (less than 12 minute) video will feature "Elwood the Elk" helping children learn about noxious weeds and how they can help to control weeds where they live and play. The video is being sponsored by a number of agencies and organizations. The video is excellent for elementary teachers. Receive a copy by calling 1-866-IDWEEDS.
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For updates on Idaho legislation that impacts agriculture and natural resource issues in Idaho, please visit the Food Producers of Idaho website at www.foodproducersofidaho.org.
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