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Yeast-sugar lures more spotted wing flies than cider vinegar

08/01/2014 12:29:36 PM

A University of Florida study found that a yeast-sugar-water mixture lures spotted wing drosophila flies... Read more.


Laurel wilt fight continues

08/01/2014 10:37:31 AM

As Florida’s avocado harvesting begins to enter the back half of the season, the industry is... Read more.


Texas fruit growers should be alert for spotted-wing fly

07/30/2014 9:43:08 AM

Catching the spotted wing drosophila fly early could save Texas fruit growers money and even their... Watch Video.



Fungicide-resistant late blight found in Wisconsin spud field

07/22/2014 10:04:33 AM

Late blight was confirmed in a potato field in Portage County, Wis., July 18, but it's not the same... Read more.


New disease hits Georgia's Vidalia onion crop

07/18/2014 7:01:49 AM

A new disease is hitting Georgia's Vidalia onion crop, leaving a bitter taste in growers' mouths. Yellow... Read more.


Researchers find new marmorated stink bug attractant

07/16/2014 5:34:09 PM

U.S. Department of Agriculture researchers have deciphered chemical pheromones emitted by the brown marmorated stink... Read more.


Andean spud beefs up production in response to tuber moths

06/25/2014 10:53:40 AM

Tuber moths, long a bane of potato growers, may actually hold the potential to increase yields. Cornell... Read more.



California funds 3 soil fumigant alternative studies

06/18/2014 5:22:40 PM

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation has awarded three grants totaling nearly $500,000 to find... Read more.


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