Service and Regulatory Announcements Volume 36-66

Service and Regulatory Announcements Volume 36-66

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...of sweet potatoes or yams (Ipomoea batatas and Dioscorea spp.) from all foreign countries and localities, on account of the sweet potato weevils (Cylas spp.) and the sweet potato scarabee (Euscepes batatae). Banana plants.--Quarantine No. 31: Prohibits the importation for any purpose of any species or variety of banana plants (Musa. spp.), from all foreign countries and localities, on account of the banana root borer (Cosmopolites sordidus). ornnn RESTRICTIVE ORDERS. The regulation of the entry of nursery stock from foreign countries into the United States was specifically provided for in the plant-quarantine act. The act further provides for the similar regulation of any other class of plants or plant products when the need therefor shall be determined. The entry of the plants and plant products listed below has been brought under such regulation: Nursery stock.--Nursery stock is entered under regulations requiring a permit, foreign certification and marking, reporting arrival and distribution, and inspection at destination. The term nursery stock includes all field-grown florists stock, trees, shrubs, vines, cuttings, grafts, scions, buds, fruit pits and other seeds of fruit and ornamental trees or shrubs, and other plants and plant products for propagation, except field, vegetable, and flower seeds, bedding plants, and other herbaceous plants, bulbs, and roots. Irish potat0es.--The importation of Irish potatoes is prohibited altogether from the countries enumerated in the potato quarantine. Potatoes may be admitted from other foreign countries in accordance with the order of December 22, 1913, bringing the entry of potatoes under restriction on account of injurious potato diseases and insect pests. The following countries...
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  • Paperback | 186 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 340g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236655664
  • 9781236655660