Department of Agriculture

South Dakota Weed and Pest Control Commission

Remove Russian Knapweed from the statewide noxious weed listing, add Absinth Wormwood to the statewide noxious weed listing, and remove Absinth Wormwood from the locally noxious weed listing. At a county request, Palmer Amaranth would be added to the listing of locally noxious weeds and pests.

New content is added below as the draft rules move through the rule-making process.

Interim Rules Hearing
Important Dates
Public Hearing:
Comment Deadline:
Interim Rules Committee Hearing:
Filed-Secretary of State:
Rule Effective:

Agency Contact: Jodi Bechard mail to: