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ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/11/201124101026.htm

Decades of pursuit uncovers receptor, the product of an evolutionary arms race for survival, used by plants to sense herbivores

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University of California - San Diego …
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Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-11-death-video-parasitic-wasp-caterpillar.html

by Pensoft Publishers A very few species of parasitoid wasps can be considered aquatic. Less than 0.1% of the species we know today have been found to enter the …

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earth.com https://www.earth.com/news/releasing-a-virus-is-not-the-solution-to-australias-invasive-carp-problem/

By Chrissy SextonEarth.com staff writer Plans to use a virus to control an invasive Australian carp will not work in the long term, …

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ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/08/190808115111.htm

North Carolina State University
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Researchers show beneficial relationship between 'sticky' tobacco plants and helpful insects that consume tobacco pests.

Researchers at …

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Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-07-insects-pesticides-spain-sea-plastic.html

by Emmanuelle Michel "They work for me night and day," smiles Antonio Zamora, standing in his greenhouse. His minuscule employees are bugs that feed on the parasites …

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SciDevNet https://www.scidev.net/global/environment/news/biological-weapon-against-fall-armyworm-found-in-africa-1x.html

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  • Fall armyworm has devastated millions of hectares of maize and sorghum in Africa
  • Researchers have identified an insect …
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FAO http://www.fao.org/news/story/en/item/1187397/icode/

Classic biological control offers a tested, inexpensive and pesticide-free approach to battling alien pathogens

4 April 2019, Rome/Beirut - Bugs such as the Winter moth and Asian Chestnut …
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by Donna Hutchinson

By Stephanie Dittrich. Reblogged from Island Conservation.

Invasive crazy ants threaten Christmas Island Red Crab populations, but a certain species of wasp might be able to help. Christmas Island, a remote Australian …

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New Zealand Herald https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12157501
Whanganui Chronicle
 
By: Staff Reporter

One of the country's most noxious weeds may have just met its match.

Horizons Regional Council, on behalf …

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Biosecurity Plant Division
Department of Agriculture and Water REsources
Australia

Good morning

The department has released the final risk analysis report for the release of Cecidochares connexa for the biological control of Chromolaena odorata.

Please …

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