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2021-12-25T02:29:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

Grafting is the technique of joining the shoot of one plant with the root of another, so they continue to grow together as one. Until now it was thought impossible to graft grass-like plants in the group known as monocotyledons …

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2021-12-24T23:52:00.0000000Z

IAEA https://www.iaea.org/newscenter/news/combatting-the-banana-wilt-pandemic-with-nuclear-science

“When the Andean community reached out to us, we were aware that the condition is serious and that we should use our nuclear expertise to stop any …

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2021-12-24T06:20:00.0000000Z

ProMED

Source: European Seed [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://european-seed.com/2021/12/new-threat-to-oilseed-rape-emerges-in-uk/A variant of the fungus _Plenodomus biglobosus_ that causes blackleg on oilseed rape and other brassicas has been …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2021-12-21T04:30:00.0000000Z

ProMED

Source: The Hindu [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/watch-out-for-bacterial-leaf-blight-disease-farmers-told/article37933069.eceWith sporadic incidence of bacterial leaf blight disease in the standing …

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India
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2021-12-21T04:24:00.0000000Z

ProMED

Source: Daily News [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] http://www.dailynews.lk/2021/12/15/local/267456/disease-affecting-coconut-crops-brought-under-controlNearly 300 000 fruit-bearing coconut trees in the Matara district were cut down due to the spread …

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Weligama_wilt
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2021-12-19T05:35:00.0000000Z

HortDaily https://www.hortidaily.com/article/9380704/bacteria-fungi-and-viruses-essential-for-improving-sustainability-in-crop-protection/

In its Farm to Fork Strategy, the EU sets strict requirements for the use of chemical pesticides. Many products …

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2021-12-19T02:49:00.0000000Z

EurekAlert

Rove beetles are among the chemists of the insect world, concocting noxious compounds within their bodies that are weaponized to ward off predators, enabling the beetles to survive in leaf litter and soil in ecosystems across the planet. On …

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2021-12-19T00:55:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily

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Max Planck Institute of Molecular Physiology
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Ion channels in the nervous system are among the most important targets for insecticides. Understanding the structure of the channels is key for the identification of novel …
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2021-12-19T00:32:00.0000000Z

Tech Explorist

Many species leave detectable traces of DNA behind in the air.

Biodiversity is in decline due to human land use, exploitation, and climate change. It is paramount to monitor biodiversity globally to counteract this …
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2021-12-18T23:59:00.0000000Z

EurekAlert

Cacao farms not only provide us with the pleasure of chocolate, but also offer potential advantages for biodiversity-friendly agriculture. The benefits to biodiversity have been widely studied in tropical rainforests, but were so far …

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Peru