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Funding available to eradicate buckthorn invasive plants


Private landowners in Crow Wing County are eligible for grant funds to eradicate buckthorn plants. Up to $10,000 is available from the Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) to pay for supplies.

Call the SWCD Office at 218-828-6197 to sign up for grant funds to eradicate buckthorn on your property.

The leaves of buckthorn are oval with smooth edges and glossy surfaces.

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