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Fruit Flies

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(before 2003)

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Two tiny fruit flies were found. These flies can be harmful. People are worried.

One fly was caught in a trap. The trap was in a tree. The other fly was found not far from there.

These flies can hurt fruit trees. They damage many different kinds of fruit trees. The flies need to be killed.

Some people make their money by selling fruit. These fruit flies are damaging their fruit trees. The fruit sellers will lose money if the flies are not stopped.

Workers will spray telephone poles and trees. The spray will have poison in it. They hope this poison will kill the flies.

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