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Maine to prohibit the sale of 33 plants named invasive

Monday, March 27, 2017   (0 Comments)
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barberry named invasive and can no longer be sold in Maine starting in 2018 The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry has adopted rules that prohibit the sale of 33 terrestrial plant species determined to meet the invasive plant criteria described in the rule.

The new rule went into effect on January 14, 2017. As specified in the rule, the prohibition of sales does not begin until January 1, 2018. Businesses selling any of the 33 invasive plant species have until December 31, 2017 to sell any remaining stock.

View the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry website for more information and a complete list of plants.


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