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Witchweed Eradication Project


NC Counties Currently Infested With Witchweed (2006)

green box graphic Infested Areas


green dot graphic Infested Fields

North Carolina Counties

Witchweed Infested Field Acreage by County in North Carolina (December, 2011)

County

No. Farms

No. Fields

Acreage

Bladen

34

50

531

Cumberland

49

65

807

Pender

1

4

17

Robeson

23

30

329

Sampson

6

7

35

Total

113

156

1719



 

South Carolina Counties

Witchweed Infested Acreage by County in South Carolina (December, 2011)

County

No. Farms

No. Fields

Acreage

Horry

1

1

5.5

Marion

4

5

47.6

Total

5

6

53.1


The Witchweed Eradication Project is a cooperative project of the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, S.C. Department of Plant Industry and U.S. Department of Agriculture, APHIS, PPQ.

 

 

Phillip L. Wilson - - Plant Pest Administrator
Mailing Address: NCDA&CS Plant Protection Section
1060 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1060
Physical Address: 216 West Jones Street, Raleigh NC 27603
Phone: (919) 707-3753; FAX: (919) 733-1041