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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-31T01:50:00.0000000Z

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Source: European Plant Protection Organisation (EPPO) Reporting Service 01/2024/016 [summ. Mod.DHA, edited] https://gd.eppo.int/reporting/article-7766Tomato fruit blotch virus_ (ToFBV) is being added to the EPPO …

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Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-01-29T22:07:00.0000000Z
There are more than 3,000 registered pesticides sprayed across South Africa, several of which are banned or severely restricted in Europe and other countries because of human and environmental safety risks. Despite the government’s promises to reform …
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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-16T23:46:00.0000000Z

Nature

Mona M. Abbas, Walaa H. Ismael, Amira Y. Mahfouz, Ghadir E. Daigham & Mohamed S. Attia  Scientific Reports volume 14, Article number: 1331 (2024) 

ABSTRACT Around the world, a variety of crops, including tomatoes, suffer serious …

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Rhizoctonia
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Strawberry
Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-16T22:44:00.0000000Z

The Guardian

Largest study of ocean DNA reveals abundance of fungi thriving in extreme environment of the deep sea

Large numbers of fungi have been found living in the twilight zone of the ocean, and could unlock the door to new drugs that may match …

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Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-01-16T02:21:00.0000000Z

A groundbreaking legal action launched Wednesday calls on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to immediately suspend and cancel the dangerous herbicide glyphosate, the main ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup.

Glyphosate’s registration is …
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farm_worker_health
Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-01-15T21:57:00.0000000Z

Some often wonder why there have not been any new herbicide modes of action registered in the past decade or so.

In fact, it has been more than 30 years since the last unique herbicide MOA (HPPD/group 27) was introduced to the U.S. market.

Since then, …

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Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-01-15T12:18:00.0000000Z

A new clinical report issued by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) – the largest professional association of pediatricians in the United States – to provide guidance to clinicians in providing pediatric care addresses concerns raised …

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Castries, Saint Lucia
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2024-01-15T05:07:00.0000000Z

As Climate change threatens yields and profits in agriculture globally due to compromised environmental conditions, the world is seeking solutions. According to Sandeepa Kanitkar founder and managing director of Pune [India] based agri-biotech …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-14T22:40:00.0000000Z

Nature Scientific reports

Vivien Lortzing, Georgios Valsamakis, Friederike Jantzen, Janik Hundacker, Luis R. Paniagua Voirol, Fabian Schumacher, Burkhard Kleuser & Monika Hilker  Scientific Reports volume 14, Article number: 1076 (2024)  …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-14T21:36:00.0000000Z

Newsweek

By Science Reporter Animals have some wacky ways of protecting themselves from predators, but one bug's defense mechanism is up there with the most ingenious—and grossest.

The European alder spittlebug, a tiny winged …

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