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At the beginning of the month, chocolate lovers were hit with the news the world could run out of …
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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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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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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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Ecuador
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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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2018-01-16T04:00:00.0000000Z
Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Moth Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Larvae Cocoa pod borer, Kenya - Moth

Dear all, First of all Greetings for the New Year! 

Can someone of the "pestnet" group can give us the name of the attached photos of the moth species found on cocoa fruit (the larvae are boring the fruit) or at least to get …

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Northern corn leaf blight causes major yield losses if not detected and treated early. Resistance genes have been identified in corn, but the …
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EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-01/sri-cdp010518.php LA JOLLA, CA - Chemists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have developed a fascinating new theory for how life on Earth may have begun.

Their experiments, …

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Open Access Government https://www.openaccessgovernment.org/call-international-research-funding-locusts/41154/ Dr. Hojun Song from the Department of Entomology, Texas A&M University explores the future for international research and funding on …

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News Medical Net https://www.news-medical.net/life-sciences/RNA-interference-in-biotechnology.aspx

By Jeyashree Sundaram RNA interference (RNAi) is a rapidly developing and potent method of gene silencing.

RNAi is a fundamental and potent …

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