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Boll Weevil Detection

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News Story: Tracking the Itinerary of an Unwelcome Visitor

Video: A boll weevil on a cotton plant

Audio Podcast: ARS Researchers Working Together to Keep Boll Weevils in Check  (1 minutes 51 seconds)   |   Transcript


Background Story Links:

Mystery Solved: Detecting the Source of a Boll Weevil Outbreak

Boll Weevil Feeding Habits Now Better Understood

Where'd That Boll Weevil Come From? DNA-marker Technology Helps Keep Tabs on Legendary Insect Pest

We Don't Cotton to Boll Weevil 'Round Here Anymore