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Bug off: Tennessee cotton farmers keep boll weevil program

Apr. 8, 2019 4:28 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cotton producers in Tennessee have decided to continue a program that prevents the destructive boll weevil insect from reintroduction in the state. Tennessee agriculture officials say cotton producers have voted in a statewide referendum to continue to fund the Boll Weevil...