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2018-09-26T04:00:00.0000000Z
Science Trends https://sciencetrends.com/examining-parasitoid-effects-on-aphid-populations-in-quebec/

Insect pest populations are known to be regulated, at least in part, by naturally- …

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2018-09-26T04:00:00.0000000Z
InterPress Service

In Rwanda the banana disease BXW is detrimental to a crop and has far-reaching consequences not only for farmers but for the food …

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Rwanda
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-25T22:00:00.0000000Z
Science

Glyphosate, the world’s most widely used herbicide and one long touted as harmless to animals, might be taking a toll on honey bees. The chemical appears to disrupt the microbial community in the bees’ digestive system, making them …

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Glyphosate
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-25T04:00:00.0000000Z
A ProMED-mail post http://www.promedmail.org ProMED-mail is a program of the International Society for Infectious Diseases http://www.isid.org Date: Fri 21 Sep 2018 3:30 PM NZST Source: New Zealand Herald [edited] https://www.nzherald.co.nz/the- … Read more...
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Potato_mop_top_virus
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-25T04:00:00.0000000Z

When Telesphore Ruzigamanzi, a smallholder banana farmer from a remote village in …

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Banana_Xanthomonas_Wilt
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-24T08:00:00.0000000Z
BBC News Science & Environment https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-45486844

By Helen Briggs

They're all around us, in the soil, our bodies and the air, but are often too small to be seen with the naked eye.

They provide medicines …

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Royal_Botanic_Gardens
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-24T08:00:00.0000000Z
CABI Invasive Blog

https://blog.invasive-species.org/2018/09/24/citizen-scientists-attempt-traditional-solutions-against-fall-armyworm/

by winnienunda
Chilli peppers have proven to be a vital ingredient in the fight against fall armyworm

First …

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Spodoptera_frugiperda
Chilli
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-23T18:00:00.0000000Z
FreshPlaza http://www.freshplaza.com/ article/9020533/Ecuador- Agroecological-alternative- for-the-control-of-black- sigatoka

Angel Llerena Hidalgo, an Ecuadorian doctor of Agricultural Sciences, has been nominated for the Nobel Prize in Medicine …

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Ecuador
Black_Sigatoka
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-09-21T12:00:00.0000000Z
Papaya with 'curled leaves' - Nigeria Papaya with 'curled leaves' - Nigeria

Dear All,  Please find attached symptoms on Papaya with the leaves curled up and inward for identification and management options. Thank you. Shakiru Adewale KAZEEM, PhD. Plant Pathologist, Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service, Post- …

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Nigeria
Papaya
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-09-21T06:00:00.0000000Z
Sweet potato from Pohnpei, but imported from Papua New Guinea
Dear Pestnetters
Does anyone know why the skin of the sweet potato has dark areas. Is it caused by poor handling or is it a disease? This sweet potatoes were imported from Papua New Guinea to Pohnpei, Micronesia.
Kind regards
Konrad …
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