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2019-10-04T21:10:00.0000000Z

FreshPlaza https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9150426/the-un-launches-emergency-project-to-help-fight-tr4/

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has launched an emergency project under its Technical Cooperation Program to …

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Fusarium_TR4
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-10-03T20:26:00.0000000Z
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-10-03T00:33:00.0000000Z

The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/science/2019/oct/03/deadly-fungi-native-to-japan-and-korea-discovered-in-australian-rainforest

One of the world’s deadliest species of fungus, previously thought native to Japan and Korea, has been found by a …

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Poison_fire_coral
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-10-02T22:30:00.0000000Z
he global nitrogen cycle. Image by M Maraviglia (CC BY 4.0)

SynBioBeta https://synbiobeta.com/crop-plants-of-the-future-will-fix-nitrogen-using-synthetic-biology/

Kostas VavitsasIn 2018 we used an estimated 117 million tons of nitrogen in the form of fertilizers. The main source of this fertilizer is …
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Nitrogen_fixation
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-10-02T22:22:00.0000000Z
Scientists Sean Marshall and Bob Macfarlane explaining Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle invasion to Solomon Islands villagers Photo: AgResearch

One of the PestNet Community's moderators tackles the Oryctes rhinoceros beetle. 

RNZ https://www.rnz.co.nz/international/pacific-news/400002/nz-declares-war-on-coconut-rhinoceros-beetle-in-the-pacific

Additional funding from the New Zealand …

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Oryctes_rhinoceros
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-10-01T06:44:00.0000000Z
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USDA APHIS https://idtools.org/id/phytophthora/

ITP collaborators: S&T Beltsville Laboratory, Centre for Phytophthora Science and Management, and World Phytophthora Collection

Authors: Z. Gloria Abad, Treena Burgess, John …

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2019-09-28T00:13:00.0000000Z

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190925154024.htm

University of York
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Scientists have discovered that soil microbes can make plants more resistant to an aggressive disease -- opening new possibilities for sustainable …
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Rhizosphere
Ralstonia_solanacearum
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-09-27T22:46:00.0000000Z
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2019-09-26T20:37:00.0000000Z

CABI Plantwise Blog https://blog.invasive-species.org/2019/09/25/shedding-light-on-the-biodiversity-impacts-of-the-tomato-leafminer/

The ecological effects of a widespread crop pest

The tomato leafminer Tuta absoluta is one of the most …

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Biodiversity
Tomato_leafminer
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2019-09-24T21:43:00.0000000Z

GeneticLiteracyProject https://geneticliteracyproject.org/2019/09/24/sorghum-gene-could-help-cut-massive-crop-damage-caused-by-birds-without-harming-them/

A single gene in sorghum controls bird feeding behavior by simultaneously regulating the …

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