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Current Meeting Notice

Agency Name:Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation
Date of Meeting:10/23/2018
Time of Meeting:08:00 AM (Local Time)
Board:Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation
Committee:Technical Advisory Committee
Street Location:Hilton Garden Inn, 3081 University Drive East
City Location:Bryan 77802
Meeting State:TX
Submit Date:10/10/2018
Emergency Meeting?:No
Additional Information Obtained From:Catherine Morris, P.O. Box 5089, Abilene, Texas 79602, 800-687-1212

I. Call to Order

II. Opening Remarks and Introductions

III. Discussion and Possible Action:

A. Review Minutes from Previous Meeting
B. Report on Wind Dispersal of Boll Weevils in 2018 - Dr. Charles Suh (USDA-ARS)
C. Report on Boll Weevil Diagnostic Tool Project - Dr. Raul Ruiz (USDA-APHIS)
D. Report on DNA Integrity of Boll Weevils Captured in Traps - Dr. Lindsey Perkin (USDA-ARS)
E. Update on Boll Weevil Population Genomics - Dr. Greg Sword and Tyler Raszick
F. Report on RNAi Cotton as a New Boll Weevil Management Tool - Dr. Loren Rivera-Vega
G. 2018 Boll Weevil Program Update
H. 2019 Trap Density Recommendations
I. 2019 Treatment Trigger Recommendations
J. Cotton Stalk Destruction Review and Recommendations
K. 2018 Pink Bollworm Report and 2019 Recommendations
L. Drone Use Update
M. Texas Department of Agriculture Report
N. National Cotton Council Report
O. Boll Weevil Reports

V. Other Business Raised at Meeting and Action to be Placed on Next Agenda

VI. Next Meeting Date and Location

VII. Adjourn

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