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ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, NOV. 18, 2012 AND THEREAFTER - In this Jan. 29, 2008 photo provided by Dendra Inc., hand crews cut and haul Arundo donax to higher areas where mowers can grind it in Bonsall, Calif. California has spent more than $70 million trying to eradicate the invasive, self-propagating perennial. (AP Photo/Dendra Inc., Jason Giessow)