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2018-10-06T14:00:00.0000000Z
For those in Australia, the investigative program 4-Corners is examining the claims that glyphosate may cause non-Hodgkins lymphoma, following the recent Monsanto case where a user successfully sued the company.If you are outside Australia you … Read more...
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-10-06T04:00:00.0000000Z

FreshFruitPortal https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2018/10/02/australia-seeka-warns-of-possible-psa-detection-on-victoria-kiwifruit-orchard/

New Zealand-based kiwifruit grower Seeka has warned that it may have found the vine disease in an …

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Kiwi_fruit
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-10-05T18:00:00.0000000Z
Bumble bees walking through Vectorite on its way out of the hive A commercial bee hive in a strawberry field

FreshFruitPortal https://www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2018/10/04/bee-vectored-biopesticides-developed-as-alternative-to-spraying/

Bumble bees walking through Vectorite on its way out of the hiveCanadian ag-tech start-up Bee Vectoring … Read more...
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-10-04T08:00:00.0000000Z
Dragon fruit, Saipan, after Cyclone Margkhut Dragon fruit, Saipan, after Cyclone Margkhut
Hi Pestnet group, I need your expertise to identify the disease on my client dragon fruit plants. This appeared right after typhoon Mangkhut passed Saipan.  See attached photos.  Thanks!

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Cyclone_Mangkhut
Bacterial_infection
Xanthomonas_campestris
Erwinia_carotovoa
Erwinia_chrysanthemi
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-10-04T02:00:00.0000000Z
Helopeltis on coffee and cocoa, Vietnam Helopeltis on coffee and cocoa, Vietnam Helopeltis on coffee and cocoa, Vietnam Helopeltis on coffee and cocoa, Vietnam

Dear Colleagues,

Could any ones who can help the identification of a stinkbug with the photos attached? This stinkbug was collected from cashew, coffee and some fruit crops in the Central region of Vietnam. Thank you in advance and I look forward …

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Helopeltis
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-10-03T16:00:00.0000000Z
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Please help identify this type of tick by scientific name The ticks found on the cow (Aberdeen angus)
Country: Egypt City: El-kharja, New Valley
Best regards
Dr. Ahmed I. El-Tokhy Lecturer  plant protection Department Faculty of Agriculture …
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Tick
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-10-02T16:00:00.0000000Z
Lesions on Chilli (anthracnose), Savusavu, Fiji Lesions on Chilli (anthracnose), Savusavu, Fiji
Greetings Grahame I’m painfully aware that I should know what this disease is, wiping out a friend’s chillies, here in Savusavu, Fiji, but I hope some patient plant pathologist will take pity on a mere entomologist and give me an i/d.The disease … Read more...
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Anthracnose
Chillies
Colletotrichum
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-10-01T02:00:00.0000000Z
Dragon fruit damaged by Cyclone Mangkhut Dragon fruit damaged by Cyclone Mangkhut
To: pestnet@yahoogroups.com Subject: [pestnet] Dragon Fruit plants [2 Attachments]Hi Pestnet group, I need your expertise to identify the disease on my client dragon fruit plants. This appeared right after typhoon Mangkhut passed Saipan … Read more...
Bacteria
Cyclone
Dragon_fruit
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-09-30T04:00:00.0000000Z

University of Tasmania http://www.imas.utas.edu.au/news/news-items/a-geeky-version-of-gumtree-science-specimen-sharing-site-taking-off

Many brilliant ideas are so simple that it’s a wonder no one thought of them before.Otlet, a website created by … Read more...