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9 Document(s) [ Subject: Insects ]

Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Committee on Agriculture and Livestock : to the speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, 72nd Legislature.
Subjects: African honey bees | Agriculture | Animal diseases | Aquaculture | Border economy | Border environment | Border health | Border transportation | Colonias | Economic development | Exotic species | Fire ants | Food safety | Hazardous substances | Hazardous waste | Insects | International trade | Livestock | Pesticides | Rio Grande River | Rural areas | Rural issues | Solid waste disposal | Truck traffic | Water rights | Water supplies |
Library Call Number: L1836.71 ag83
Session: 71st R.S. (1989)
Online version: View report [59 pages  File size: 3,029 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. To study the promotion of the exotic livestock industry and potential public necessity of governmental regulation thereof.
2. To study international agriculture (joint study with State, Federal and International Relations Committee).
3. To study exotic pests and their impact on Texas agriculture.
4. To study nutrition education and food safety.
5. To study pesticide disposal.
6. To study agricultural economic diversification and development in rural areas.
7. To study the economic development opportunities of the aquaculture industry and the regulatory responsibilities of the State.
Committee: Senate Natural Resources
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Interim report to the 71st Legislature / Senate Committee on Natural Resources.
Subjects: Aquaculture | Artificial reefs | Beaches | Coastal erosion | Coastal protection | Colonias | Cotton production | Drinking water | Environmental protection | Exotic species | Fish | Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. | Fishing | Insects | Land conservation | Natural resources conservation | Offshore structures | Property rights | Rivers | Sewer service | Solid waste disposal | Texas Boll Weevil Eradication Program | Texas Open Beaches Act | Water conservation | Water rights | Water supplies |
Library Call Number: L1836.70 n219
Session: 70th R.S. (1987)
Online version: View report [158 pages  File size: 5,126 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Initiate an interim study of a statewide artificial reef plan and further study various uses of abandoned oil and gas rigs. Give careful consideration to reef design, preparation, and component grouping and spacing, siting, and fisheries resource management and analyze and compare biological effectiveness, cost factors, and long-term benefits for various design options and preparation techniques.
2. Review proposals for a protection system for Texas rivers, similar to the federal Wild and Scenic rivers program. *
3. Study current efforts to control the boll weevil in Texas, including integrated pest management (IPM) programs. *
4. Review the problems associated with colonias; make recommendations for legislative action to halt the growth of illegal subdivisions and to provide water and sewer service to existing developments. *
5. Study the issues associated with aquaculture and fish farming. *
6. Study coastal erosion; consider the advantages, disadvantages and economic impacts of beach erosion control methodologies. *
7. Review the definitions of wetlands used by state and federal government agencies. Study the potential impact on wetlands management of the definition used in the Fish and Wildlife Service's National Wetlands Inventory project. *
Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Interim report to the 69th Legislature, Texas House of Representatives / Committee on Agriculture and Livestock.
Subjects: Agriculture | Agriculture, Texas Department of | Animal diseases | Animal Health Commission, Texas | Brucellosis | Cooperative Extension, Texas | Exotic species | Insects | Irrigation | Rural economic development | Soil and Water Conservation Board, Texas | Texas A&M AgriLife Research | Veterinary Medical Examiners, Texas State Board of | Water conservation | West Texas |
Library Call Number: L1836.68 ag83
Session: 68th R.S. (1983)
Online version: View report [29 pages  File size: 687 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. To monitor all activities and have budget oversight responsibilities for those agencies, boards and commissions as listed in Rule 3, Section 3.
2. To study contagious animal diseases including Laryngotracheitis (poultry), Pseudo-rabies (swine), and Brucellosis (cattle).
3. To study the cane borer infestation in the Rio Grande Valley.
4. To examine the economic feasibility of the conversion irrigated farmland in West Texas to water-efficient crops and/or dryland farming.
5. To examine the role of the state in the development of farm industries in Texas, including shrimp and catfish farming.
Committee: House Agriculture and Livestock
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Committee on Agriculture and Livestock, Texas House of Representatives, 64th Legislature : to the Speaker and members of the Texas House of Representatives, 65th Legislature.
Subjects: Agriculture | Brucellosis | Exports | Fire ants | Food safety | Insects | International trade | Pesticides | Structural Pest Control Board, Texas |
Library Call Number: L1836.64 ag83
Session: 64th R.S. (1975)
Online version: View report [33 pages  File size: 966 kb]
Charges: This report should address the charges below.
1. Study the market for livestock and other Texas' agricultural products. Identify barriers to agricultural exports and international trade. *
2. Study federal legislation and appropriations affecting agriculture in Texas. Focus on Brucellosis control programs, the urea labeling law, and the federal meat inspection program. *
3. Study the availability of insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers, and fuels used in agricultural production by Texas producers. *
Committee: House Imported Fire Ant Infestation, Interim
Title: Interim Report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Joint Interim Study Committee on the Imported Fire Ant to the 63rd Legislature of the state of Texas.
Subjects: Exotic species | Fire ants | Insects |
Library Call Number: L1836.62 F514 1973
Session: 62nd R.S. (1971)
Online version: View report [16 pages  File size: 571 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Make a thorough study of the problems of Imported Fire Ant Infestation and the need for control and eradication measures.
Supporting documents
Committee: House Imported Fire Ant Infestation, Interim
Title: Transcript, February 25, 1972, Rosenberg
Library Catalog Title: Minutes
Library Call Number: L1836.62 f514m
Session: 62nd R.S. (1971)
Online version: View document [61 pages  File size: 97,476 kb]
Committee: Joint Screwworm Eradication
Title: Interim report
Library Catalog Title: Report of the Committee on Screwworm Eradication.
Subjects: Insects | Screwworms |
Library Call Number: L1836.57 sc29
Session: 57th R.S. (1961)
Online version: View report [9 pages  File size: 1,020 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Work in conjunction with the Southwest Animal Health Research Foundation, to attend its meetings and to become acquainted with its work and program, and to make such reports and recommendations as it deems desirable to the Regular Session of the Fifty-eighth Texas Legislature.
Committee: Joint Exterminating Pink Boll Worm, Investigate
Title: Report
Library Catalog Title: Report on pink boll worm investigation.
Subjects: Cotton production | Exotic species | Insects |
Library Call Number: H.J. of Tex., 36th Leg., 3rd C.S., 170 (1920)
Session: 36th R.S. (1919)
Online version: View report [42 pages  File size: 2,675 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Providing for an inquiry into the pink boll worm infestation in Texas and the need and extent of protective measures against this cotton pest.
Committee: Joint Exterminating Pink Boll Worm, Investigate
Title: Supplement
Library Catalog Title: Report on pink boll worm investigation.
Subjects: Cotton production | Exotic species | Insects |
Library Call Number: S.J. of Tex. suppl., 36th Leg., 3rd C.S., 1 (1920)
Session: 36th R.S. (1919)
Online version: View report [270 pages  File size: 18,470 kb]
Charge: This report should address the charge below.
1. Providing for an inquiry into the pink boll worm infestation in Texas and the need and extent of protective measures against this cotton pest.

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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