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2018-01-27T04:00:00.0000000Z

Michigan State University http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2018/how-plants-muscle-up-against-bacteria-in-the-cold/

Contact(s): Layne CameronAllyson HamzeyIgor Houwat Michigan State University scientists have furthered our …
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CAMTA
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-25T14:00:00.0000000Z

CropUpdateBiotech http://www.isaaa.org/kc/cropbiotechupdate/article/default.asp?ID=16136

Kenyans are on the brink of starvation following a heavy infestation by the fall armyworm on their maize farms. First reported in the country in March last …

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Bt_maize
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-01-22T08:00:00.0000000Z
On Argel (Solenostemma argel) - Sudan

[Attachment(s) from 'Muniappan, Rangaswamy' rmuni@vt.edu [pestnet] included below] Forwarded herewith is a message and a picture from Dr. Ensaf Mohamed, Sudan for identification of a hemipteran insect feeding on an Apocynaceae plant. …

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Argel
Solenostemma_argel
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-17T14:00:00.0000000Z

A ProMED-mail post <http://www.promedmail.org> ProMED-mail is a program of the International Society for Infectious Diseases <http://www.isid.org> Date: Mon 15 Jan 2018 Source: StarrFM [edited] <http://starrfmonline. …

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Ghana
Okra
Undiagnosed_diseases
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-17T14:00:00.0000000Z
A video of the facility can be see at the URL
At the beginning of the month, chocolate lovers were hit with the news the world could run out of …
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England
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-17T04:00:00.0000000Z

New Europe https://www..neweurope.eu/article/european-parliament-set-pesticides-committee-glyphosate-wars/

The EU’s legislative body political leaders have decided to set up a special committee to look into the EU’s authorisation procedure for …
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Glyphosate
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-17T04:00:00.0000000Z

EureAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-01/aaft-aho011618.php

An assessment of soils across six continents reveals that very few bacterial taxa are consistently found in soils globally. The work represents the first global atlas …
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Atlas_bacteria
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-17T04:00:00.0000000Z
Anthracnose of banana

FreshPlaza http://www.freshplaza.com/article/188101/Essential-thyme-oil-reduces-post-harvest-anthracnose-in-organic-bananas Anthracnose in organic bananas is an aggressive post-harvest disease, which is difficult to control.

"Essential oils have …
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Thyme
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Ecuador
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-01-16T18:00:00.0000000Z
Conference details: Pests of Society

This might be of interest to some list members. http://envarch.net/events/51/aea-spring-2018/ Robin Hide

Canberra

From: The archaeobotany mailing list [mailto:ARCHAEOBOTANY@JISCMAIL.AC.UK] On Behalf Of Hazell, Zoe Sent:Thursday, 18 January 2018 10: …

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