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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number K11716-1

At NMSU's Plant Science Research Center, electronics technician Fermin Alvarado (driving) and sheet metal mechanic James Melendrez (riding) pilot a thermal defoliator through cotton test plots. Agricultural engineer Paul Funk (on the ground) observes and records the machine's performance.

Photo by Peggy Greb.



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Last Modified: 5/23/2006
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