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Lost: White Maltese dog, 12 pounds, answers to Brookley, on Sun., July 19, 10 miles north of Floresville on Hwy. 181, $100 reward! Tom and Jean Harris, 830-393-0814. 
Found: Charm with picture of couple, at Pecan Park, July 17. Call to identify and pick up, 830-393-6785.
Lost/dognapped: Black Lab/Pyrenees male puppy, about 30 pounds, vaccination tag on collar, last seen on Wood Valley Dr., Wood Valley Acres, Adkins, Sat., July 18 around noon. 210-827-9533.
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Farmers receive help to control cotton root rot




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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has granted a specific exemption under Section 18 of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act to the Texas Department of Agriculture for the use of TOPGUARD Fungicide to control cotton root rot. This is according to a Jan. 9 Cheminova Inc. press release.

This means for the third consecutive year, Texas cotton growers can use TOPGUARD to manage cotton root rot, a devastating disease that is estimated to cause direct yield losses of as much as $40 million annually.

This emergency use is effective Feb. 1, and expires Monday, June 30. Anyone applying TOPGUARD for cotton root rot must have a copy of the TOPGUARD Fungicide Section 18 Exemption label on hand during application.
 

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