Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Summer brings out the good, the bad and the noxious weeds

Summer brings out the weeds in western Nebraska and Jeff Lampmann, Inspection Specialist for the Nebraska Department of Agriculture joined Kimball County Weed Superintendent Rick Wangler at the recent Kimball County Board of Commissioners meeting, June 6, to review the scores for control of noxious weeds in Kimball County.

Kimball County scored 3,373 out of 3,400 potential points that are the expected goal throughout the state.

Lampmann said, “Its just like school where you had 100 percent, does it happen all the time? No, but that is the goal.” Lampmann added that Kimball County and Wangler d...