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April 22, 2022
Public Notice: Weed Spraying

Pesticide Use

For weed and brush control annual spray program


Oxford County will be spraying rural roadsides on County roads in Blandford-Blenheim, East Zorra-Tavistock, Ingersoll, Norwich, South-West Oxford, Tillsonburg, Woodstock and Zorra with Clearview Herbicide with aminopyralid (present as potassium salt) and metsulfuron-methyl, Registration No. 29752, and Gateway adjuvant, a non-ionic paraffinic oil blend surfactant, Registration No. 31470, under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada), to control weed and brush growth under the health and safety exception that affects Public Works.

Spraying will take place on the following Oxford County Roads: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 36, 37, 40, 45, 46, 51, 55, 59, 60 and 119.

Weed spraying is scheduled to begin on or after May 2, 2022 and is scheduled to end on or before June 30, 2022.

The commencement date is approximate and is weather permitting. To learn how the weed control program is progressing in your area contact:

Shawn G. Vanacker, C. Tech., CRS-S, CMM III
Supervisor of Transportation
Oxford County Public Works
519-539-9800 or 1-866-537-7778 (toll-free) | ext. 3106


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