Programs for residents of the Thompson-Nicola Regional District.
The TNRD will rebate landowners up to 50% of the application cost for chemical control on their private land (not including contractor travel costs) up to a maximum of $1,500 for up to 65 hectares/160 acres, and $3,000 for more than 65 hectares/160 acres.
The TNRD will rebate 50% to a maximum of $250 of the cost of herbicide purchased by landowners who treat noxious weeds with their own spray equipment or utilize the Sprayer Loan-out Program. This rebate may be applied for on a yearly basis for work done the same calendar year.
The TNRD will rebate landowners 100% of the cost of the herbicide treatment of a new invader species on their private land.
The TNRD in partnership with Purity Feed Co. Ltd. are offering the invasive plant sprayer loan-out program to land owners. There is also a seeding unit available that is designed for re-establishing grass in disturbed areas.