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October 25, 1991
In the first indication that this month's Mediterranean fruit fly outbreak may not be confined to neighborhoods west of downtown Los Angeles, agricultural officials have trapped a female Medfly in San Gabriel, about 12 miles from the previous trappings. The mature, unmated female fly was discovered Wednesday in a persimmon tree in the 200 block of West Main Street, officials announced Thursday.
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April 8, 1993 | KAREN E. KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Migrant workers stoop over row after row of bushy plants dotted with white flowers, plucking off ripe strawberries gingerly to avoid bruising them. They fill their baskets and take the fruit to trucks parked in the midst of the 20 acres leased by Kei and Joann Higa in Glendora. Joann Higa surveyed the acreage on a recent moist, cloudy morning and sighed. She and her husband, along with her brother-in-law, Eddie Higa, have farmed strawberries for most of their lives.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 16, 1992 | TIMOTHY WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Fruit, vegetables and nuts grown in a 53-square-mile area of the San Gabriel Valley will be quarantined beginning this week, after the discovery of eight Mediterranean fruit flies in a residential Pasadena neighborhood, federal and state agricultural officials said Tuesday.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 16, 1992 | TIMOTHY WILLIAMS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Fruit, vegetables and nuts grown in a 53-square-mile area of the San Gabriel Valley will be quarantined beginning this week, after the discovery of eight Mediterranean fruit flies in a residential Pasadena neighborhood, federal and state agricultural officials said Tuesday.
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April 8, 1993 | KAREN E. KLEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Migrant workers stoop over row after row of bushy plants dotted with white flowers, plucking off ripe strawberries gingerly to avoid bruising them. They fill their baskets and take the fruit to trucks parked in the midst of the 20 acres leased by Kei and Joann Higa in Glendora. Joann Higa surveyed the acreage on a recent moist, cloudy morning and sighed. She and her husband, along with her brother-in-law, Eddie Higa, have farmed strawberries for most of their lives.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 25, 1991
In the first indication that this month's Mediterranean fruit fly outbreak may not be confined to neighborhoods west of downtown Los Angeles, agricultural officials have trapped a female Medfly in San Gabriel, about 12 miles from the previous trappings. The mature, unmated female fly was discovered Wednesday in a persimmon tree in the 200 block of West Main Street, officials announced Thursday.
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