Boll Weevil Eradication Program

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Current Status of Boll Weevil Eradication Programs
National Cotton Council – Winter 2009

Region

Status

Approx. Acres 2008

Post Eradication: Start Date Program year 0

VA-NC-SC-GA-FL-S.AL

Fall ’78 thru ’87

Post Eradication

Not Reported

CA-AZ-NW.Mexico

Fall ’83 thru ’87 Post Eradication

Not Reported

C.AL-N.AL-M.TN

Fall ’93 & ’94 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX- Southern Rolling Plains

Fall ’94 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - Rolling Plains Central Fall ’96 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX -  Panhandle Spring ’04 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Mississippi – Central Hills

Fall ’97 Post Eradication

Not Reported

LA - Red River & SW Arkansas

Fall ’97 Post Eradication

Not Reported

MS - South Delta

Fall ’98 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Tennessee - SW

Fall ’98 Post Eradication

Not Reported

AR - Southeastern

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

LA - Northeast

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

MS - North Delta

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - Western High Plains

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX – Northwest Plains

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - PermianBasin

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX – El Paso/Trans Pecos

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - Northern Rolling Plains

Fall ’99 Post Eradication

Not Reported

AR - Central

Fall ’00 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TN - Northwest

Fall ’00 Post Eradication

Not Reported

NM - Pecos Valley

Fall ’00 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Missouri

Fall ’01 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Ark – NE Ridge

Fall ’01 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - Southern HP/Caprock

Fall ’01 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX – Northern High Plains

Fall ’01 Post Eradication

Not Reported

New Mexico - (Roosevelt & Curry Co.)

Fall ’01 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Ark – NE Ridge (E. Poinsett Co.)

Fall ’02 Post Eradication

Not Reported

TX - St Lawrence

Fall ’04 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Oklahoma

Fall ’98 Post Eradication

Not Reported

NM – Luna Co./Mesilla Valley

Fall ’98 Post Eradication

Not Reported

Ark – NE Delta

Fall ’03 Post Eradication

Not Reported

* Pheromone trap monitoring continues after eradication.

Active Programs: Start Date Program year*

964,662

TX - South Texas/Winter Garden

Fall ’96 14

528,000

TX - So. Blacklands

Fall ’01 9

84,522

TX - Upper Coastal Bend

Fall ’02 8

108,945

TX - N. Blacklands,

Fall ’05 5

55,990

TX - Lower Rio Grande Valley

Fall ’05 5 91,925

* Typical Program Year Descriptions:

Year 1= Fall applications of malathion beginning in August or September on nearly 100% of acres

Subsequent Years = Full season pheromone trapping and malathion treatments based on traping results.