UNITED STATES DEPARTMET OF AGRICTU RTJRE
BUREAU OF EITOMOLOGY AND PLANT QTJARAETIrE WASHINGTON, D. C.
B. E. P. Q.--436 (Revised). July 27, 1937
APPROVAL OF ALTERNATIVE TREATMENTS FOR COTTONSEED
AS A CONDITION FOR INTERSTATE MOVEMETT FROM THE
AREA REGULATED UNDER QUARANTIE NO. 61
(Issued under Regulation 6, Quarantine No. 61)
Pursuant to authority vested in the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine under regulation 6 of the revised rules and regulations supplemental to Notice of Quarantine No. 61, revised, which provides that permits may be issued for the interstate movement of cottonseed from the regulated area on such conditions as may be prescribed by that Bureau, the Bureau hereby arvroves any one of the following alternative treatments and permits may be issued for the interstate movement of cottonseed so treated:
When the cottonseed has been sterilized to 115450 F. as a
part of the continuous process of ginning and, in addition, has been treated by sulphuric acid and screening; or has been given a special heat treatment at 11450 F. maintained under approved conditions for a period of thirty (30) minutes; or has been heated to a temperature of 1550 F. in an approved manner separate and apart from ginning operations, anO subsequent to any one of these treatments has been protected from contamination to the satisfaction of the inspector.
LEE A. STRONG,
Chief, Bureau of Entomoloe and Plant rantine,
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