The European Corn Borer Clean-Up Campaign in New York State, 1927
Author: LEONARD, M. D.
Source: Journal of Economic Entomology, Volume 21, Number 5, October 1928 , pp. 778-783(6)
Publisher: Entomological Society of America
Abstract:During the spring of 1927 a compulsory clean-up campaign against the European Corn Borer, Pyrausta nubilalis, was carried out in a section including parts of three counties in Western New York. Preparatory to the spring clean-up a comprehensive educational campaign was put on thruout the whole of the more heavily infested part of the State. The organization and methods employed in this educational campaign are herein briefly described, the area under regulation is delimited and the policies involved explained.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1, 1928
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