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The Indian Empress https://indianexpress.com/article/india/fall-armyworm-nipping-a-problem-in-the-bud-5385465/ India has to effectively deal with this new insect that can devastate maize and a host of other crops. This pest has been seen in the …

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ABC Online http://www.abc.net.au/news/rural/2018-03-20/new-pathogens-found-in-fight-against-weed-grass/9566052 By Kallee Buchanan

A DNA lab in South Korea, natural-born assassins, weaponised pathogens — it may sound like elements better …

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Landcare Research https://www.landcareresearch.co.nz/about/news/snippets/wasp-biocontrol-update-12 For the videos go to the URL above

By Bob Brown After racing badgers to wasp nests last year, and losing half the time, I decided to schedule this …

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SciDev.Net Http://www.scidev.net/asia-pacific/farming/news/study-estimates-true-value-of-ladybird-as-biocontrol.html

Speed read

  • Natural predators of agricultural pests are cheaper and safer than insecticides
  • Farmers can save US$300 million by doubling …
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CABI Invasive blog https://blog.invasive-species.org/2018/05/30/parthenium-controlling-the-worlds-most-destructive-toxic-weed/#more-1914

Will Holland

The poisonous Parthenium hysterophorusplant is one of the world’s most destructive invasive plant …

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Dear Pestnetters Kindly requesting any possible ID for the beetle-like insect feeding on Lantana leaves. Also if this is a known or potential biocontrol. Many thanks Mani
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Dear Pest Netters,
Kindly attached a picture of an insect believed to be of the true bug family - from Sigatoka, Fiji. 
Please if anyone can help ID this bug. Thought to be a Big-eye bug of possibly the Genus Geocoris? If so then could be a …
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