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2018-03-28T18:00:00.0000000Z
Burying beetle feeding its young. Credit: Per Smiseth

ScienceDaily https://www.ed.ac.uk/biology/news-events/news-2018/physical-disability-boosts-parenting-effort-beetle

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Animals that carry a physical impediment can work harder to rear their young as a result, an …
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2018-03-28T18:00:00.0000000Z

Live Science https://www.livescience.com/62093-why-cockroaches-can-survive-anything.html

By Stephanie Pappas, Live Science Contributor

The genome of the American cockroach has been sequenced for the first time, revealing why these creepy- …

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2018-03-28T18:00:00.0000000Z
Wired https://www.wired.co.uk/article/eating-insects-bugs-food-exo-entocycle-flyingspark-essento-eat-grub When four crickets provide as much calcium as a large glass of milk, why isn't everyone eating bugs already? The world doesn't have enough … Read more...
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2018-03-27T14:00:00.0000000Z

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: Fri 16 Mar 2018 Source: FreshPlaza [edited] <http://www. … Read more...

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2018-03-27T04:00:00.0000000Z

Visalia Times-Delta https://www.visaliatimesdelta.com/story/news/2018/03/26/usda-gives-14-8-california-fight-pests-promote-ag/458738002/

Danielle A Martin, damartin@visaliatimesdelta.com

In an effort to strengthen the nation's battle against plant& …

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2018-03-26T18:00:00.0000000Z

Science https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/26/science/insect-wing-evolution.html

By ASHER ELBEINMARCH 26, 2018  A fossil of a cockroach dating to the Cretaceous period, about 145 to 65 million years ago. Insects took to the skies much … Read more...
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2018-03-25T22:00:00.0000000Z

Scoop.co.nz http://www.scoop.co.nz/stories/AK1803/S00661/new-rabbit-biocontrol-agent-to-be-released-in-tasman.htm

Press Release: Tasman District Council

New rabbit biocontrol agent to be released in Tasman and NelsonThe previous release of the …

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2018-03-25T04:00:00.0000000Z

The Conversation https://theconversation.com/ why-african-farmers-should- balance-pesticides-with-other- control-methods-93289 From the Plantwise Blog

Esther Ndumi Ngumbi is a 2015 Food Security Fellow with the New Voices, Aspen Institute

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2018-03-25T04:00:00.0000000Z

En mi país El Salvador he visto que funciona bien el uso dw Spinosad A y Spinosad E, extracto de bacterias bajo nombre comwrcial SPINTOR, abrirles los túneles y exponerlos para asperjarles las veces necesarias, la bacteri se desarrolla …

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2018-03-24T18:00:00.0000000Z

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: Thu 8 Mar 2018 Source: Grainews [edited] <https://www.grainews.ca … Read more...

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