Sec. 301.58-3a administrative instructions : the shipment of oranges and grapefruit from Puerto Rico to the mainland sub...

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Title:
Sec. 301.58-3a administrative instructions : the shipment of oranges and grapefruit from Puerto Rico to the mainland subject to treatment under supervision is authorized
Series Title:
B.E.P.Q. ;
Portion of title:
Shipment of oranges and grapefruit from Puerto Rico to the mainland subject to treatment under supervision is authorized
Physical Description:
1 leaf : ; 27 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
Strong, Lee A
United States -- Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine
Publisher:
United States Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
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Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Plant quarantine -- Law and legislation -- United States   ( lcsh )
Oranges -- Puerto Rico   ( lcsh )
Grapefruit -- Puerto Rico   ( lcsh )

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"January 4, 1940."
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"Lee A. Strong, Chief, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine."

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University of Florida
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oclc - 793013709
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)T -S DDIART12M OF AGRICTMUIM
ITED STA'_Bureau of Znto.,.-olo,,_-y PnJ Pl!int Qu,:r,-?ntine.
D. 0#
B. z. P. q- 505. January 4, 1940.

SLO. I.7STa*JCTIC_,,NS
THE SHIPJ ZIU OF ORANGES 1 D rI P3-2-RITIT FROM KTERTO RICO TO TIER; MAIMAND S73JIXT TO TRIATI, :IFL MTDBR KTPZPVISIO j Ii AuTHORIZED

Inve,- I.- igat ions in tr ,)ting fruit for the fruitfly Anastr- pha slispense Loew hnv, deiionstr- tad th!--.t tho holOiug of the frilits -at Cei-tain prescribed tom-oer itu.-r,,,s for certain period-, will kill )ll of this ir-sect.
The interst7-4e shi-mei
_Lt, cl-: bject to one of the following : prescribed tr- ,Atm?.nts, is therefore authorized for Puerto Rican or-nng-,- s ?ne grl-refruit othemis- ineligible for th-i usual certification given under th.. provisions of (Zuar -.itine No. 58 (Sac- 301-59)1 He ,t tre,-tTa,--,nt

He-Aing the fruit with air at 100 percent relative humiJitY for a
period o-f not leso than 16 hours duririg which the temporatu_ at the approxin::: te cc.-iter- cf the fruits shall be r-rised to 1101 F. or Lb vo and maintained at 1101 F. or abovL for the last 9 hour7 of Q.uch trt7 t M.ent.

2. Cold tr 3,,A.--ient

Cooling ; until the -,pproxi.,- ote centers of tiv, fr-aitsreach a tenTorature of 340 F. or beloi,! and holding th;., friAts ,o tl-,at th,, inside tel..Per _-ture does not exceed 340 F. for a period of, 11-- days.

Either the herA tr !ct.--cmt or th cold treat lent mriy be employed at the shipper's o-otion raid, nt A expense provided "hat adequate facilities are avail b'l e and ar-anga-: ents 'or sup, revision can be made. I,-lf,)r, ation on the applicTtion of the pr,:scribod tr--A- c nts may be, had on ?pplicf-tion to the 5ure.,_1,11 of Zrto,_,ioloc,-,y ani Pl, ntu Qur-ntino.

77hile injury to th, fri-Lits- is; not e)TcctEd to res ilt fror.i ,ith r treatLient, no li7- ability be nnttached to the Unitec! States Depnrt7lent of Agriculture on account of auy claim of &u_ .age to such fruit attributed to either treatment.

On and after JanllarY 15, 1940, certification for shipii-ent to -.iainland de- t in!it ions unO,. r QuL r--.ti No. 58 (Soc. 3cl-58) Yrill be Siven to Puerto Ricar orang. s grapefr-oit which- h-ve been subjoct-d to either of the above-pr-_ scrib.,.d trea."A.-ients car.,,:i,- out under -uptz rvizion of a pl.-Irit quarantin,... iaspactor of the UniteO Strt ,s DeportmeiA of ,gricillture -,t trt ating plant approved for the purpose. (S2c. [B. E. P. Q,
505,
Jan. 4, 194o.i
L 2,7.:j X).. STROYG,,
Chief Bure-la 6f Zntonolo.7N,* and Pl-mt quarantine.




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