Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Foundation, Inc.

El Paso Trans Pecos Zone

El Paso Trans Pecos

Zone Manager: DeAnn Yates
Zone Office:
451 O.T. Smith Road, Tornillo, TX 79853
Zone Telephone: (915) 765-2139
Zone Office Email: eptpzone@txbollweevil.org

Program Began: 1999
Counties Included:
Brewster, Crane, Crockett, Culberson, El Paso, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Loving, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, Terrell, Val Verde, Ward, Winkler
2014 Assessment:
Failed Acres/Credits: Bt cotton credit - $10/land acre. Acres failed by the final certification date will be credited for 100 percent of the assessment provided fields remain free of hostable cotton after the fail date, that the grower has provided full vehicular access to all fields during the growing season, and that the grower’s account is current.

Status: Declared functionally eradicated for boll weevil in 2010. Pink bollworm program continues. Last referendum passed by 95 percent in May 2009.


TDA Cotton Stalk Destruction Regulatory Program
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Managing Volunteer Cotton in Grain Crops
(Informational Flyer)
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Know what is required when planting cotton (Informational Flyer)
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Weekly Report

Weekly zone program trapping and treatment data has been compiled into a PDF file for easier access and faster download.

TBWEF Weekly Report

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