Worth it or wasted: Boll weevil eradication - FOX 13 News

Worth it or wasted: Boll weevil eradication

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Pests can be a problem in Florida, especially for growers. That's why it's important to have an eradication program.

This year, $150,000 has been set aside in the budget for the Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation of Florida.

The Boll Weevil is one of the worst cotton pests in the world and the program is keeping them out of the state, but is it worth the expense?

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TEXT POLL RESULTS:

  • Worth: 73%
  • Wasted: 27%

 

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