Noxious weed definition

Noxious weed means any plant or plant product that can directly or indirectly injure or cause damage to crops (including nursery stock or plant products), livestock, poultry, or other interests of agriculture, irrigation, navigation, the natural resources of the United States, the public health, or the environment. Noxious weeds will generally possess one or more of the characteristics of being aggressive and difficult to manage, parasitic, a carrier or host of deleterious insects or disease, and being non-native, new to, or not common to the United States or parts thereof.
Noxious weed means Canada thistle, leafy spurge, field bindweed, any weed designated as a noxious weed by the depart- ment of natural resources by rule, and any other weed the govern- ing body of any municipality or the county board of any county by ordinance or resolution declares to be noxious within its respective boundaries.
Noxious weed means a plant that when established is highly destructive, competitive, or difficult to control by cultural or chemical practices.

Examples of Noxious weed in a sentence

  • Noxious weed management may include grass seeding, equipment washing and herbicide spraying.

  • Noxious weed seed could be carried to and from the project area by construction equipment and transport vehicles.

  • Noxious weed and pest control strategies Note: The landowner is responsible for noxious weed control and emergency control of pests, as required by all Federal, State, and local laws.

  • Therefore, the Crown Solicitor could only act in prosecutions under s.20 of the Protected Disclosures Act if so instructed by an appropriate agency.

  • Noxious weed seeds are permitted in seed to be certified, within the limitations specified in §145.A, unless prohibited or otherwise limited under the specific rules for the crop or variety entered for certification.


More Definitions of Noxious weed

Noxious weed means, as defined in the Weed Control Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. W. 5, as amended, a plant that is deemed to be a noxious weed under subsection 10 (1) or designated as a noxious weed under section 24 (a) of that Act, as amended;
Noxious weed means any plant which is highly destructive, competitive, or difficult to control by cultural or chemical practices, limited to those plants on the state noxious week list contained in Chapter 16-750 WAC and those regulated by Skagit County.
Noxious weed means a plant that when established is highly destructive, competitive, or difficult to control by cultural or chemical practices. See “Noxious Weed Control.”
Noxious weed means an undesirable, troublesome, aggressive or difficult to control plant species whose seeds are severely limited in or totally excluded from commercial seed sales. The Wyoming Department of Agriculture exclusively makes the noxious weed designation, which includes both “designated” and “prohibitednoxious weeds, under the Wyoming Weed and Pest Control Act. This definition does not include “declared weeds” published by individual Wyoming counties.
Noxious weed means a living stage, including, but not limited to, seeds and reproductive parts, of a parasitic or other plant of a kind that presents a threat to Washington agri- culture or environment.
Noxious weed means any species of plant that the secretary shall declare to be a noxious weed in rules and regulations adopted and promulgated pursuant to this act;
Noxious weed means an alien plant or parts of an alien plant that have been designated by rule as being noxious or has been declared a noxious weed by a local advisory board, and meets one or more of the following criteria: