Keith Deputy with equipment

Vice chairman Keith Deputy with his pink bollworm mist sprayer

Calcot vice chairman Keith Deputy (District 1S) has good things to say about the final success of decades-long efforts to eliminate one of the worst pests in Western cotton.

‘“I’ve fought pinkies my whole life — I grew up fighting them and they were a real challenge,” says veteran farmer Keith Deputy, and vice chairman of the South Central New Mexico Pink Bollworm Committee.’

Read more at the following link…

https://www.southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/pink-bollworm-eradication-relief-pima-cotton-grower