Poisoning Tobacco Grubs
Production Still, Wind & Sky Productions, photograph by Jary Nemo, 2014, original photograph circa 1960s (photographer unknown).
Copyright with Rosa Volpe.
Women helped on the farms. Here Rosa Volpe (pictured, centre) distributes pesticide to the fields alongside her cousin (left) and her husband (right). Tobacco grubs were a menace to tobacco seedlings and were controlled with chemicals.