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2018-08-10T22:00:00.0000000Z
Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat, and recent spread, 2016 Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat, and recent spread Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat, and recent spread, 2016, 2017, 2018 and potential spread Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat, and recent spread, 2016, 2017 Fall armyworm global spread - suitable habitat and native habitat, and recent spread, 2016, 2017, 2018

CABI Invasives blog https://blog.invasive-species.org/2018/08/02/cabi-warns-of-rapid-spread-of-crop-devastating-fall-armyworm-across-asia/

By Wayne Coles
Scientists discuss various plant diseases with local farmers as they attend a Plantwise …
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-10T22:00:00.0000000Z
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Here in the Tonga Islands (southwest Pacific):
Most field crops of our Buttercup-squash.pumpkin (C. maxima) and Butternut-squash (C. mochata) are heavily affected by this foliar diseases, which .. questionable?
Anybody outer there can help?
Squash- …
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Downy_mildew
Squash
Tonga
Sydney NSW, Australia
Identification request
2018-08-10T15:53:00.0000000Z
Respected dear ones.
Again am sam from India-state Gujarat.
Recently-yesterday was moving in the fields of GOURD (CROP) with my 100x lens attached with my apple phone.
With god's grace came to my notice and thought of taking a photo snap.and got …
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Aphids
India
Gourd
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-10T14:00:00.0000000Z

ProMED https://www.businessghana.com/site/news/general/169694/Groundnut-rosette-disease-hits-Gushiegu-in-Northern-Region

ROSETTE DISEASE, PEANUT - GHANA: (NORTHERN REGION) ************************************************** A ProMED-mail post <http:// …
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Rosette_disease
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-10T14:00:00.0000000Z

The Invasives Blog

A new trial experiment undertaken in Australia has been shown to successfully eliminate 80% of the disease-bearing …

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Mosquito
Wllbachia
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-10T08:00:00.0000000Z
Independent US

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-bee-pesticides-ban-overturned-neonic-population-decline-wildlife-refuges-a8477631.html

Environmentalists warn reversal of policy could pose threat to 'most vital and vulnerable …

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Neonicotinoids
Wild_refuges
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-10T08:00:00.0000000Z

https://eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2018-08/wuis-lhu073118.php

Understanding how a sensory input becomes an experience -- how molecules released by a blooming flower, for instance, become the internal experience of smelling a rose -- has for millennia …

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Smell
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-09T16:00:00.0000000Z
A samurai wasp emerges from the brown marmorated stinkbug egg in which it hatched. Scientists hope the wasp will reduce populations of the pest in U.S. crops. CHRIS HEDSTROM Brown marmorated stinkbugs have done major damage to apples and other fruit trees in the mid-Atlantic United States. MATT ROURKE/AP PHOTO The brown marmorated stinkbug is a versatile pest that attacks valuable crops and plagues homeowners. MATT ROURKE/AP PHOTO

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2018/08/scientists-spent-years-plan-import-wasp-kill-stinkbugs-then-it-showed-its-own?utm_campaign=news_daily_2018-08-09&et_rid=389253948&et_cid=2246881

BRIDGETON, NEW JERSEY—In a peach orchard down a …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2018-08-09T08:00:00.0000000Z
Western Farmer Press
Almond growers will no longer be able to use chlorpyrifos now that a federal court has ordered the Environmental Protection Agency to ban …
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