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2021-09-27T01:49:00.0000000Z

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ProMED-mail is a program of the International Society for Infectious Diseases http://www.isid.org Source: Reuters [summ., edited] https://www.reuters.com/world/africa/high-risk-black-pod-west-african-cocoa-climate42-consultancy-2021-09-24/ …

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2021-09-26T07:38:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily

Synthetic strigolactones could also improve nutrient uptake in crops

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Plants regulate their growth using hormones, including a group called strigolactones that prevent excessive budding and …
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2021-09-26T05:18:00.0000000Z

Scientific Literacy Project all it protein on the fly, on the shuffle or on the crawl. Insects are the future of food, offering a choice that is healthy for people and the planet as the world battles malnutrition and climate change.

In the insect …

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2021-09-26T04:55:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily

Source: University of Exeter
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Hoverflies use a combination of the sun and their body clock to navigate when they fly south for the winter, new research shows.

The insects keep the sun on their left in the morning, then gradually …

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2021-09-26T04:42:00.0000000Z

Technology Networks

By Plant diseases are an increasing threat to food production and several diseases are resistant against existing pesticides. A new Danish study show that ants excrete chemical compounds that effectively inhibit plant …

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2021-09-26T04:29:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

by Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. (FVB) Light pollution—too much artificial light in the wrong place at the wrong time is one reason for the decline in insect numbers worldwide. New research from the Leibniz Institute of Freshwater Ecology …

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2021-09-26T04:06:00.0000000Z

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2021/sep/23/small-farmers-have-the-answer-to-feeding-the-world-why-isnt-the-un-listening

By Elizabeth Mpofu and Henk Hobbelink Thursday’s UN food summit proposes to help solve the world’s …

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2021-09-26T03:52:00.0000000Z

UN News https://news.un.org/en/story/2021/09/1100682

"It's an alarming picture, in which progress on many SDG targets has been reversed, with a significant impact on all aspects of sustainable development and making the achievement of the&# …

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2021-09-25T23:52:00.0000000Z

FreshPLaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9358507/citrus-microbiome-might-be-key-to-fighting-citrus-diseases/ University of Florida research

University of Florida researchers hope to discover how microbes may benefit citrus trees in their natural …

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2021-09-23T02:08:00.0000000Z

ProMED http://www.promedmail.org

Source: Hindustan Times [summ., edited] https://www.hindustantimes.com/cities/chandigarh-news/himachal-cabbage-crop-hit-by-fungal-disease-101631941230816.htmlCabbage crops in parts of Kangra district [Himachal …

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