CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 17, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Westley, California) Progress of California's spraying program to eradicate Mediterranean fruit fly infestation examined; films shown. [Project spokesperson Isi SIDDIQUI - is encouraged.] Possible impact of quarantine of the region discussed. [Grower Thomas DIMARE - notes possible economy impact.] Farmers' private spraying efforts noted. [Grower David THOMPSON - criticizes government's spraying efforts.] Cost of Medfly battle so far mentioned.
REPORTER: David Dow
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