Maintenance Area Information

Map and forms about the Texas Maintenance Areas More Here


Stalk Destruction

TDA Cotton Stalk Destruction Regulatory ProgramView Here


Volunteer Cotton

Managing Volunteer Cotton in Grain Crops (Informational Flyer)View Here


What is required

Know what is required when planting cotton (Informational Flyer)View Here


Protect Your Investment When Moving Equipment

Inspection for the movement of regulated articles within Texas is required when leaving a quarantined area may be obtained by contacting the Foundation at 800-687-1212. The number is answered, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. After hours, you may leave a message or call your local TBWEF office.

Cotton harvesting equipment and other equipment associated with the production and transport of cotton, as well as gin equipment, may be moved through a restricted area provided the equipment is free of hostable material, seed cotton and boll weevils in any stage of development by one of the following methods:

  • a. removal by hand;
  • b. high-pressure air cleaning;
  • c. high-pressure washing; or
  • d. fumigation of regulated articles as prescribed by the Texas Department of Agriculture.


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