Sublette County Weed and Pest hosts cheatgrass update

Field of cheatgrassResource experts from Sublette County Weed and Pest and the University of Wyoming and Colorado State University are speakers at the cheatgrass education and research update in Pinedale Tuesday, April 3.

The free session is 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at the district’s office at 12 S. Bench Rd., said Glenn Owings, UW Extension educator.

The meeting is open to anyone interested in learning more about local cheatgrass control efforts and emerging research, he said.

Speakers are:

* Julie Kraft, Sublette County Weed and Pest

* Clay Wood, University of Wyoming

* Dan Tekiela, UW Extension

* Shannon Clark, Colorado State University

Lunch is free for those who RSVP by March 29, but no RSVP is required if not attending lunch. RSVP to  Owings atgowings@uwyo.edu or call 307-367-4380.