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Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016

Kill bugs, save crops

Sunday, September 22, 2002

(Tim Jaynes, Staff)
Pilot Tim Fulton, a contractor working for the Southeastern Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation, treats an infested field with the chemical malathion. The foundation is part of the nationwide Boll Weevil Eradication Program which is in its second year of a seven-year project. Contractors for the foundation will be treating cotton fields in Southeast Missouri for the next two weeks.