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2024-02-08T00:23:00.0000000Z

The Conversation

Just beneath your feet, an ancient and silent alliance endures. This alliance between plants and arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi is one of the oldest biological partnerships on Earth.

Going back almost half-a-billion years, this …

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2024-02-08T00:12:00.0000000Z

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ProMED-mail is a program of the Source: Africa Newswire [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://africanewswire.za.com/kephis-urges-narok-farmers-to-use-certified-seeds-amid-maize-disease-concerns/The Kenya Plant Health …

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2024-02-07T23:35:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily

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Researchers have discovered peptide factors that function in the shoot and root systems to transport iron into the root nodules colonized by nitrogen-fixing bacteria. Moreover, these peptide factors …
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2024-02-07T23:11:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

by TranSpread Powdery mildew, caused by Erysiphe necator, is a significant threat to grapevine health, utilizing secreted effector proteins (CSEPs) to suppress plant defenses. Despite knowledge of plant immune mechanisms, the specific roles …

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2024-02-07T07:39:00.0000000Z

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Source: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://www.cimmyt.org/news/wheat-blast-spread-globally-under-climate-change-modeled-for-the-first-time/An international team …

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2024-02-07T02:02:00.0000000Z

Ursula von der Leyen announced on Tuesday the withdrawal of a contentious law that aimed to reduce the use of pesticides across the European Union, marking the first defeat of the Green Deal.

The so-called Sustainable Use Regulation (SUR) was first …

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2024-02-02T23:53:00.0000000Z

Naturre  Scientific Reports

Scientific Reports volume 14, Article number: 1710 (2024) 

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The interactions between microbes and …

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2024-02-02T22:23:00.0000000Z

The Conversation

Have you ever wondered about that sharp, green note that hits your nose when you mow the lawn or cut flower stems? Those are green leaf volatiles, or GLVs: easily evaporated oils that plants use to communicate with other plants …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-02T10:00:00.0000000Z

WVUA 23 https://www.wvua23.com/are-insects-drawn-to-light-new-research-shows-its-confusion-not-fatal-attraction/

By CHRISTINA LARSON, AP Science Writer. WASHINGTON (AP) — Like a moth to flame, many scientists and poets have long assumed that …

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2024-02-02T08:04:00.0000000Z

SeedWord https://www.seedworld.com/fao-releases-15-case-studies-on-the-use-of-biotechnologies-to-meet-the-needs-of-smallholders/

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The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has released a compilation of case studies showcasing …

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