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Boll Weevil: A Scourge That America and Mexico Fight Together

Mar 01, 2017 - The New York Times

Correction Appended

RÍO BRAVO, Mexico — It has bedeviled the United States for more than a century, becoming a bane of the American South, causing widespread job losses and setting off countless debates about stopping migration from Latin America.

This is a wave that even the biggest, most expensive wall might never hold back.

We’re talking about the boll weevil.

It is just one of the many issues that rely on bilateral cooperation between the United States and Mexico...