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Josephine County Control Area Apple Maggot
Josephine County Control Area Apple Maggot
603-052-0187
Definitions
As used in OAR 603-052-0188 to 603-052-0192, unless the context requires otherwise:
(1) "Host Tree" means pears (Pyrus spp.), apples (Malus spp.) and Hawthorns (Crataegus spp.) and may include other rosaceous hosts of Apple Maggot (Rhagoletis pomonella)(Walsh) as may be deemed necessary by the Oregon Department of Agriculture.
(2) "Insect" means Apple Maggot (Rhagoletis pomonella)(Walsh). efforts by enabling areawide spraying programs of commercial orchards in the control area.
603-052-0188
Control Area

A control area as authorized by ORS 570.405 to 570.415 is hereby created for the control of Apple Maggot within the boundaries of Josephine County, Oregon.
603-052-0189
Intent and Purpose

It is the intent and purpose of OAR 603-052-0187 to 603-052-0192 to prevent the buildup and spread of insects from tree to tree and orchard to orchard, particularly from areas not properly treated, or from areas untreated or abandoned, to commercial pear and apple trees or orchards. It is also the intent and purpose of said rules to reduce the use of pesticides within the control area so as to increase insect resistance to pesticides. Also, it is the intent and purpose of said rules to more effectively carry out insect control efforts by enabling areawide spraying programs of commercial orchards in the control area.

Stat. Auth.: ORS 561 & ORS 570
Stats. Implemented: ORS 561.190, ORS 561.510 - ORS 561.600, ORS 570.305, ORS 570.405 & ORS 570.410 - ORS 570.415
Hist.: AD 17-1981, f. 7-24-81, ef. 8-7-81