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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-14T21:46:00.0000000Z

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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USA
Citrus
Huanglongbing
Greewning_disease
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-14T21:41:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9133371/simultaneous-detection-of-major-viruses-in-watermelons/

Watermelon is a crop of significant importance to Brazil due to its economic and social aspects, mainly in the northern and northeastern …

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CMV
PRSV_W
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ZLCV
ZYMV
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T23:04:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9132614/nz-biosecurity-to-step-up-fruit-fly-response/

As the end of winter closes in, Biosecurity New Zealand’s fruit fly response in the Northcote area is about to step up again, with the focus on …

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Fruit_fly
New_Zealand
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T21:40:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9132955/tuta-absoluta-is-a-threat-to-tomatoes-in-nigeria/

The South America tomato pinworm, Tuta absoluta, is a serious invasive species in Nigeria. Its impact on crop production is well known, but …

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Nigeria
Tuta_absoluta
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T20:38:00.0000000Z

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/08/colombia-confirms-dreaded-fungus-has-hit-its-banana-plantations Colombia has declared a national state of emergency following confirmation that a dread fungus has appeared in the country’s banana …

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banana
Colombia
TR_
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T20:36:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9132676/fyffes-release-statement-on-tr4-situation-in-latin-america/Fyffes released a statement in the form of a Q&A session on its website. In the statement, Fyffes addressed the TR4 situation in …

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banana
TR4
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T20:19:00.0000000Z

New Atlas https://newatlas.com/ai-app-banana-diseases/61017/

A new artificial intelligence (AI) app developed by researchers from Africa's Bioversity International led by Michael Selvaraj allows banana farmers to identify and combat outbreaks of pests …

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Mobile_app
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-13T20:06:00.0000000Z

BMC  http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/on-biology/2019/08/13/answering-the-call-for-real-time-plant-disease-diagnostics-in-resource-poor-regions/

Plant pests and diseases are a real concern for the global agriculture industry and to food security. …

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Diagnostic_tools
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-10T14:00:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9132194/new-early-diagnosis-method-could-help-protect-crops-from-citrus-greening/

Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences - University of Florida Researchers have found a fast and low-cost staining …

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Citrus
Huanglongbing
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-08-10T14:00:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9130375/biopesticides-against-tomato-leafminer-tuta-absoluta/

The tomato leafminer, Tuta absoluta, is one of the most destructive pests of tomato worldwide. Management of this pest is mainly based on …

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Azadirachtin
Bacillus_thuringiensis