SEffective April 23, 1945
UNIEDSTATES DEATELEA1NT OF A(GRICIJLTUI-&
AGRICLTUTIRAL RESEARCH ADMINISTRAT ION
BURE OF ENTOMOLOGY AND PLANT QUA-ANTINT
KFRUITLY RGLIONS RIS -ST ILIZATION
OF GRP-,,FRIT REQUTIR~ED
Bof increasing numbers of infestations of Mexican fruitflis ccu-rrng in the regulated area in the Rio Grande
V y it has become necessary to require the sterilization of efrut moved interstate from the Texas counties of Cameron,
Hdl, and Wilay for the remainder of the shipping season endng une 15, 1945.
1.644 nistrative instructions relative to the Mexican
tr ltine, Pursuant to the authority conferred upon
t C f of the Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine by p ph (e) of 9 301.64-4 (Notice of Quarantine No. 64), it
eby required that effective April 23, 1945, and continuing
tut. the harvesting season to the close of Tune 15, 1945, a grapefruit, as a condition of certification for interstate m nt from the Texas counties of Cameron, Hidalgo, and Willacy, s be sterilized in accordance with the methods authorized in ee~Q 472, revised effective September 25, 1941.
e. 8 9 Stat., 1165, 44 Stat. 250; 7 CFR 9 301,64-4; 7 U.S.C.
194 e. 161; 9 FR 7291 R 301.64.)
Donat Wahington, D. C-1 this 13th day of April 1945.
Avery S. Hoyt
Acting Chief, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA 3 1262 09313 6637