Sponsored By
Farm Progress

No more boll weevils

July 23, 2010

[video: id=streamhoster-http://web18.streamhoster.com/pentonmedia/penton/scanon/3f24b14f-aa55-4e17-bbe3-e15c75f01cfb.flv, thumb=http://web18.streamhoster.com/pentonmedia/penton/scanon/634154868248962928.gif]

The pest that has cost U.S. cotton farmers more than $15 billion has now officially been eradicated in Mississippi. Farrell Boyd, manager of the Mississippi Boll Weevil Managment Corporation, discusses the 10-years-plus eradication effort.

Subscribe to receive top agriculture news
Be informed daily with these free e-newsletters

You May Also Like