Crop Dusting
Between August 1922 and May 1923, aircraft, pilots and a mechanic from Maxwell Field worked with the US Department of Agriculture Research Laboratory, Tallullah, Louisiana, on experiments to eradicate the boll weevil through aerial pesticide spraying. Their efforts significantly contributed to proving the feasibility of aerial crop dusting. (U.S. Air Force photo)

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Photo by: Air University History Office |  VIRIN: 180208-F-ZZ999-1005.JPG