The Corporation of Norfolk County intends to control invasive phragmites along our rural roadside under the exception to the cosmetic pesticide ban in subsection 7.1(2)(4) of the Pesticides Act for the promotion of public health and safety using Roundup WeatherPRO Solution Water Soluble Herbicide, active ingredient: Glyphosate, 540 grams acid equivalent per litre, present as potassium salt, Pest Control Product (PCP) Registration Number: 33653 under Pest Control Products Act Canada, and Arsenal Powerline, active ingredient: Imazapyr, present as the isopropylamine salt …. 240g/l, Pest Control Product (PCP) Registration Number: 30203 under Pest Control Products Act Canada.

Pesticide use is scheduled to begin no sooner than August 17, 2021 and will be completed by October 31, 2021.  The commencement date is approximate and weather permitting.

For further information please contact:

Devin Hunter
Director, Roads
(519) 582-2100 or (519) 426-5870, ext. 1110
(collect calls accepted)