Frequently Asked Questions and Fact Sheets

Program Contact: Nancy Ness, Coordinator
(360) 482-2265 •

Q. How Do I Know What Weeds I’ve Got?

A. Weeds can be placed in a plastic bag and brought to the WSU – Grays Harbor Extension Office in the Fairgrounds complex in Elma for identification. Digital photos can also be sent to Nancy Ness for ID.

Fact Sheets

Bradley Technique -A wonderful weed control philosophy for managing weeds.

Home Lawns – The best way to control weeds in your lawn, is to have a healthy lawn.

Lawn Weed Control

Weed Control for Pastures without Chemicals – a University of Wisconsin guide

Sustainable Pastures – an ATTRA publication


State Weed Board link 

The State Weed List is designated by the Washington State Noxious Weed Control Board.

Contact the Grays Harbor County Weed Board Office for more information:

Nancy Ness, Grays Harbor Noxious Weed Board Coordinator
Located in Elma at Grays Harbor County Agricultural Center,
32 Elma-McCleary Rd
Mail address: P.O. Box 3018,
Elma, WA 98541
Phone: (360) 482-2265 – FAX: (360) 482-2662