Boll weevil fees are down

Roberson, Roy
April 2006
Southeast Farm Press;4/5/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the decrease of boll weevil fees in North and South Carolina. The fees are collected in support of the Boll Weevil Eradication program set to improve the cotton industry in the region. This has been proven to be effective for growers. It will be used in the trapping and monitoring programs to detect any re-introductions of the boll weevil. The boll weevil assessment of North Carolina in 2006 will be set at $3.25 and South Carolina's fee was dropped to $3.


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