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2020-02-26T01:21:00.0000000Z

ABC News https://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2020-02-25/biosecurity-shock-as-fall-armyworm-spreads-rapidly-south/11998284 By Tom Major

Eradicating the potentially catastrophic fall armyworm from Australia will likely prove impossible after another …

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2020-02-22T02:51:00.0000000Z
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2020-02-22T01:30:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9190315/promising-fruit-fly-trap-to-be-tested-on-grapes/

Agriculture Victoria scientists are set to trial a new trapping strategy in Victorian vineyards, in a bid to control a major horticulture pest.

The …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T01:26:00.0000000Z

XinhuaNet http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2020-02/17/c_138792259.htm

TEHRAN, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- Survived from the locust plague in 2019, Iran is gearing up efforts to deal with the new threats of the pests.

Iran is prepared to control the impending …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T01:21:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/02/200217112736.htm

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Many insects, mosses and lichens in the UK are bucking the trend of biodiversity loss, according to a comprehensive analysis of over 5, …
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T01:05:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-02-bacteria-free-lunch-butterflies-dragonflies.html

by National Centre for Biological Sciences

For humans, trade is second nature and civilizations have flourished and fallen with the fate of their trade. In fact, …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T00:53:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-02-insects-ability-phenomenally-diverse-protein.html

by Biophysical Society

Even though they don't have conventional noses, insects have adapted to smell odors in nearly every imaginable niche. Mosquitoes find …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T00:18:00.0000000Z

August Free Press https://augustafreepress.com/researchers-apply-new-technology-to-identify-plant-pathogen-strains-in-virginia/

By Kendall Daniels

When emerging plant pathogens go undetected, they have the potential to negatively affect food industries …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-22T00:10:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-02-biologists-defense-crop-infections.html

by University of Toronto

A team of researchers at the University of Toronto has successfully tested a new strategy for identifying genetic resources critical for the …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2020-02-21T21:52:00.0000000Z

EU Research & Innovation https://horizon-magazine.eu/article/plants-can-detect-insect-attacks-sniffing-each-others-aromas.html

Fragrant aromas from plants can actually be a response to attacks by insects, and can alert neighbours to an attack or …

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