This week’s Cotton Newsline is 3 cuts. All cuts are Danny Keiser, Executive Director of the Arkansas Boll Weevil Eradication Program.
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The Arkansas Boll Weevil Eradication Program was started in the fall of 1997 in the southwest counties. Danny Keiser, Executive Director for the program gives an update on eradication.
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Last spring a large portion of the boll weevil populations were found in an isolated area of the delta zone. According to Keiser a more aggressive approach was used with great success.
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Keiser says they gained two years of progress in one year with this aggressive approach.