County Roadside Phragmites Program

Pursuant to section 79 of O.Reg. 63/09 under the Pesticides Act, please be advised that the Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has granted approval to proceed with the use of Roundup Weathermax with Transorb 2 Technology Liquid Herbicide (Reg. # 27487) and the adjuvant MSO Concentrate with Leci-Tech (Reg. # 28385) for invasive Phragmites control along rural roads in Elgin County. For more information please visit the County's website https://www.elgincounty.ca/phragmites/, Application of such herbicides by our contracted service provider (Green Stream) is anticipated to begin as early as Thursday, July 30th.