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2018-02-14T04:00:00.0000000Z

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: January 2018 Source: European Plant Protection Organization (EPPO) …

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UAE
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-14T04:00:00.0000000Z

Down to Earth Magazine http://www.downtoearth.org.in/news/why-are-pests-developing-resistance-to-bt-cotton-in-telangana-andhra-pradesh--59685

By Subhojit Goswami  

In Kharif 2017-18, cotton was grown over a total area of 12.25 million …

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Helicoverpa_armigera
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-13T18:00:00.0000000Z
Does not explain why the technology is needed; have other approaches to overcome cassava mosaic virus failed? Does anyone have any background that would help to understand this article more?
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-12T14:00:00.0000000Z

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: Sun 11 Feb 2018 Source: The News [edited] <https://www.thenews. …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-12T04:00:00.0000000Z
A kiwifruit vine infected with Psa. Photo: Plant & Food Research Limited Hundreds of kwifruit Psa bacteria infecting the stem of a kiwifruit vine. Photo: Plant & Food Research Limited Plant breeder Luis Gea inspecting some of the hundreds of potential new kiwifruit cultivars that he has bred. Photo: Plant & Food Research Limited Tony Reglinski was involved in testing new kiwifruit cultivars to see if they were resistant to kiwifruit Psa. Photo: Plant & Food Research Limited
Radio New Zealand

In 2010, a virulent bacterial disease began infecting hundreds of New Zealand kiwifruit orchards and …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-11T14:00:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza http://www.freshplaza.com/article/189304/Brazil-Pheromone-identified-from-insect-that-transmits-citrus-greening-(HLB)

Researchers grouped in the National Institute of Science & Technology for Semiochemicals in Agriculture, based in …
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Greening
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University_of_Sao_Paulo
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-11T14:00:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza http://www.freshplaza.com/ article/189341/Panama-TR4- confirmed-on-third-Tully- Valley-farm

Biosecurity Queensland has confirmed the presence of Panama tropical race 4 on a third Tully Valley farm.
The Australian Banana Growers’ Council …
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Fuarium_TR4
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-11T14:00:00.0000000Z
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Eder Ramos Hernández , Miguel Alberto Magaña Alejandro, Carlos Fredy Ortiz García , Carlos Oropeza Salín , Julia María Lesher Gordillo & Saúl Sánchez Soto (2018) The coconut pathosystem: …
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-02-10T14:00:00.0000000Z
This image shows foragers of the desert fire ant, Solenopsis xyloni, collecting flower nectar. A recent article by Penick, et al., found that ants in this genus produce some of the strongest antimicrobials measured in social insects. But contrary to popular theory, not all ants seem to invest in potent antimicrobials. CREDIT: CLINT PENICK

NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY

Ants, like humans, deal with disease. To deal with the bacteria that cause some of these diseases, some ants produce their own antibiotics. A …

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