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2024-02-02T10:00:00.0000000Z

WVUA 23 https://www.wvua23.com/are-insects-drawn-to-light-new-research-shows-its-confusion-not-fatal-attraction/

By CHRISTINA LARSON, AP Science Writer. WASHINGTON (AP) — Like a moth to flame, many scientists and poets have long assumed that …

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2024-02-02T08:04:00.0000000Z

SeedWord https://www.seedworld.com/fao-releases-15-case-studies-on-the-use-of-biotechnologies-to-meet-the-needs-of-smallholders/

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The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has released a compilation of case studies showcasing …

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2024-02-02T06:44:00.0000000Z

Phys/Org

by Ananya Sen, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Plants produce a range of chemicals known as volatile organic compounds that influence their interactions with the world around them. In a new study, researchers at the University of …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-02T05:57:00.0000000Z

CIMMYT

CIMMYT leads international collaboration to monitor invasive pests attacking post-harvest crops and the propagation of toxic fungi.

By John Bakum

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 10% of the global population suffers from …

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2024-02-02T05:49:00.0000000Z

EntomologyToday

By Ed Ricciuti It’s a case of good intentions toward the environment gone more than a bit wrong. Brazilian growers have stopped fouling the air with smoke by burning the leaves and tops of sugarcane, called “trash,” before the sugar- …

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-02-02T04:42:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

The intricate dance of nature often unfolds in mysterious ways, hidden from the naked eye. At the heart of this enigmatic tango lies a vital partnership: the symbiosis between plants and a type of fungi known as arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) …

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2024-02-02T04:18:00.0000000Z

Phys.Org

by Bev Betkowski, University of Alberta

University of Alberta research provides new insight into how harmful fungal infections could affect the ability of lodgepole pines to defend themselves from deadly mountain pine beetle attacks.

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Sydney NSW, Australia
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2024-01-31T03:47:00.0000000Z
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