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10/28/2020 9:24:25 AM -

LiveScience https://www.livescience.com/first-us-murder-hornet-nest-destroyed.html?utm_source=notification 

Eleven months after murder hornets were first discovered in the United States, entomologists have tracked down and destroyed the …

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9/27/2020 7:08:38 PM -

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/09/sparkling-beetle-could-spell-doom-north-america-s-ash-trees?utm_campaign=news_daily_2020-09-24&et_rid=389253831&et_cid=3496611

Elizabeth PennisiAn exotic metallic green beetle is eating its way …

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9/1/2020 6:40:00 AM -

https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9245204/brown-marmorated-stink-bug-has-arrived-in-florida/?edition=4#

Since its first sighting near  Allentown, Pennsylvania, in the mid-1990s, the pest has spread to at least 46 states. The species is native to …

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7/19/2020 8:03:00 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-07-underscores-importance-global-surveillance-pathogens.html

by American Phytopathological Society

First spotted in the United States in 2014, bacterial leaf streak of corn is an emerging disease of corn that has now …

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2/4/2020 9:27:05 AM -

Entomology Today https://entomologytoday.org/2020/01/30/people-problem-plant-disease-economics-integrated-pest-management-citrus-greening/

David Coyle Citrus greening, also known as Huanglongbing or HLB, is one of the worst citrus diseases in the …

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1/19/2020 5:02:00 PM -

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/01/aphid-munching-beetle-could-help-save-hemlock-forests

The result marks a rare success for forest scientists aiming to use introduced insects to battle pests, a strategy called biocontrol. Researchers …

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8/15/2019 7:46:00 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9133356/novel-biosensor-for-early-management-of-citrus-greening-disease/

Limonin is responsible for the bitter taste in citrus fruits such as oranges, grapes etc. The abnormally high level of limonin is …

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8/10/2019 9:41:00 AM -

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/aug/07/americas-dependence-on-pesticides-especially-neonics-is-a-war-on-nature

A new study shows that the class of insecticides called neonicotinoids poses significant threats to insects, …

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8/9/2019 6:58:04 AM -

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9131828/six-us-states-sue-epa-over-pesticide/

Health concerns not addressed Several states sued the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Wednesday over the agency's decision to allow further use of a …

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