Proceedings_Fall River County Weed & Pest Board January 4, 2024


January 4, 2024 Minutes
The Fall River County Weed and Pest Board meeting was called to order by Vice-President John Sides at 1:00 p.m. January, 4, 2024 at the Fall River County South Annex meeting room. Attending members were Joe Falkenburg, Wayne Hageman, Jill Oechsle and Nina Steinmetz. All motions unanimous unless otherwise stated. Motion to approve the agenda and minutes of the last meeting (November) were made by Joe Falkenburg and seconded by Wayne Hageman.
Old Business:
2023 Fall River Grant reimbursements have been sent. A total of over $20,0438 was reimbursed to Fall River Landowners.
New Business:
Nina Steinmetz presented an end of the year 2023 report.
Joe Falkenburg nominated John Sides as president, seconded by Wayne Hageman. Nomination secede.
John Sides nominated Wayne Hageman as vice-president, seconded by Joe F. Nomination secede.
Officers are as follows: John Sides, President, Wayne Hageman, Vice-President, Nina Steinmetz, Secretary.
The Weed and Pest staff will be attending the following events:
• Black Hills Stock Show State Weed and Pest Booth-TBA- 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Weather permitting – Supervisor only.
• Supervisor Recertification class are being held on-line.
• State Weed and Pest Conference 2024 – Feb. 20-23, 2024. Wayne Hageman volunteered to attend with Nina S.
• Private Applicators Recertification Class - January 22nd and February 7, 2024 –12:30-3:30 p.m. - Hot Springs South Annex - is being provided free of charge. There is also 3 more options for recertification. Contact the Weed and Pest or Extension office for more details and if planning on attending.
• Soil Health Conference – January 23-24, Rapid City – presentation of agenda. More information can be seen at
There will be no February meeting. The next meeting will be March 7, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. at the Fall River County Weed and Pest Office/ South Annex. Meeting adjourned.
Nina Steinmetz, Secretary
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Published: Jan. 18, 2024

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