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How to control the white pine weevil with a hand sprayerAuthor(s): David Crosby
Source: Forest Research Note NE-30. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
Publication Series: Forest Research Note
Station: Northeastern Research Station
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DescriptionThe white pine weevil is the most serious insect enemy of white pine in the Northeast, where more than 75 percent of these valuable trees are weeviled. Weevil larvae feed just beneath the bark; this kills the leader, causing folks, crooks, and a subsequent degrade of timber. In fact, widespread damage by the weevil has reduced the demand for white pine planting stock considerably.
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CitationCrosby, David. 1954. How to control the white pine weevil with a hand sprayer. Forest Research Note NE-30. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 3p.
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