Archive for April, 2003


Conservation groups seek to limit grasshopper, cricket spraying

Published on April 30, 2003

The Times-News 4/30/03 TWIN FALLS — Four groups have asked the courts to intervene in a program to spray insecticides over large areas of public land in southern Idaho to control grasshoppers and Mormon crickets. Conservationists announced Tuesday that while they don’t want to halt all spraying, they believe it should be more limited and Read more …


Groups try to limit Mormon cricket spraying

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Wednesday, April 30, 2003 The South Idaho Press By LAURIE WELCH South Idaho Press Four environmental groups have filed a lawsuit to limit grasshopper spaying on federal land. The suit was filed in Pocatello in U.S. District Court, according to the attorney representing the groups. The Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) program would have Read more …