TITLE

Georgia cotton free of weevils in 2003

AUTHOR(S)
Haire, Brad
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;4/21/2004, Vol. 31 Issue 12, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the production of cotton with zero boll weevils in the year 2003. Precaution of cleaning cotton equipment that came from states reporting boll weevil outbreaks, by farmers; Georgia's eradication program in 1987, that was started by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and farmers; Heavy investments of money by farmers for the program; Impact of the boll weevil on the state's cotton industry.
ACCESSION #
12909175

 

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