TITLE

Boll weevil eradication improving yields, reducing pest treatment costs in Texas

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/4/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses boll weevil eradication as part of the success in the cotton production in Texas. It states that the obliteration of boll weevils improved cotton yields and reduced costs for pest treatment in the state. Other factors that contribute to the increase in the Texas cotton production include improved management, better varieties, and technology.
ACCESSION #
48607540

 

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