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Money on the Way to Fight Sharpshooters

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Good news for California´s wine industry.

The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved
more than 16 million dollars to battle the glassy-winged sharpshooter and the vine-killing disease it carries.

The money is part of the 2002 Agriculture
Appropriations Bill.

The bill contains almost 11 million dollars for research into Pierce´s disease.