Bug update: Race continues for Sharpshooter solution as bug creeps north

By Larry Walker | 4 October 2000

California remains on alert for the greatest threat ever to its wine industry. But finding a solution to save its grapes from Pierce's disease and the glassy-winged sharpshooter remains elusive. Growers on California's North Coast are keeping a sharp eye out for the tiny insect called the glassy-winged sharpshooter, which is threatening the state's wine industry.

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California remains on alert for the greatest threat ever to its wine industry. But finding a solution to save its grapes from Pierce's disease and the glassy-winged sharpshooter remains elusive. Growers on California's North Coast are keeping a sharp eye out for the tiny insect called the glassy-winged sharpshooter, which is threatening the state's wine industry.

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