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10/3/2019 10:33:00 AM -

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/oct/03/deadly-fungi-native-to-japan-and-korea-discovered-in-australian-rainforest

One of the world’s deadliest species of fungus, previously thought native to Japan and Korea, has been found by a …

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9/17/2019 10:43:00 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9142228/panama-tr4-spreading-on-infected-farms-in-north-queensland/ 

Despite the rigid biosecurity measures in place throughout north Queensland banana farms, the dreaded Panama tropical race 4 is …

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8/21/2019 5:44:28 PM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2019/08/19/australia-tr4-spreads-across-infested-banana-farms/

The banana disease Fusarium wilt Tropical Race IV (TR4) has spread on the three farms in Queensland, Australia, since the initial 2015 …

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8/21/2019 9:09:00 AM -

In April 2018, Citrus canker was found in the Northern Territory (NT); a contagious plant disease affecting the health of citrus plants, including lemon, lime, mandarin, pomelo and grapefruit plants and some of our native species. The NT Government …

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7/19/2019 5:00:07 PM -

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190716103411.htm

La Trobe University
Summary:
Researchers have uncovered an exception to the global phenomenon known as 'Insect Armageddon' in the largest study of Australian insect populations …
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6/6/2019 10:46:03 AM -

This is a fascinating article

FreightWaive https://www.freightwaves.com/news/inspector-general-battling-bugs-nearly-broke-biosecurity-border

 Jim Wilson, Australia Correspondent 

Australia’s border biosecurity system was stretched “close to …

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6/5/2019 7:46:28 AM -

The Canberra Times https://www.canberratimes.com.au/story/6147694/benefits-of-cactus-a-prickly-subject/?cs=14242

Caroline Gouws, PhD student, University of Canberra

Is Prickly Pear a friend or foe?

When we talk about the Australian Prickly Pear, we get …

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3/20/2019 4:55:02 AM -

ABC New Rural https://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2019-03-19/resin-canal-discolouration-breakthrough-for-mango-industry/10912520By Matt Brann

Scientists have worked out what causes ugly veins to appear in mangoes — a breakthrough that could save …

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11/4/2018 11:06:37 AM -

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2018/oct/29/bees-of-australia-up-close-with-native-species-in-pictures

The Guardian newspaper has given us some very nice photos of Australian bees. For those interested, go to the URL

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10/29/2018 10:38:54 AM -
The Sydney Morning Herald https://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/clearing-the-citrus-canker-20181022-h16xn2.html

In April this year an off-duty plant quarantine officer shopping in his local hardware barn in Darwin saw something for sale that he shouldn …

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