Pepper moth infestation suspected in New Jersey greenhouse
02/13/2014 10:13:01 AMA southern New Jersey greenhouse-nursery most likely is infested with European pepper moth, an invasive... Read more.
Aspirin-like compound may fight potato disease
02/13/2014 9:57:20 AMTake two aspirins and call me in the morning. That age-old advice from doctors may also have relevance... Read more.
California expands citrus psyllid quarantine in Tulare County
02/07/2014 12:06:56 PMThe California Department of Food and Agriculture has expanded the Asian citrus psyllid quarantine around... Read more.
UF researchers move one step closer to finding citrus canker cure
02/03/2014 11:03:39 PMUniversity of Florida researchers have identified the gene that makes citrus trees susceptible to the... Read more.
Study finds four common pesticides toxic to honeybee young
01/27/2014 1:19:57 PMFour common pesticides used on crops and livestock also kill honeybee larvae within the hive, according... Read more.
Worms aid the spread of nematodes in fields
01/24/2014 12:05:43 PMBlame the earthworm for aiding and abetting the spread of damaging nematodes. The latest research by... Read more.
Technology helps cull spotted wing drosophila fruit damage
01/22/2014 9:22:54 AMBBC Technologies North America is helping a Michigan blueberry grower eliminate damage by spotted wing... Read more.
Study finds common plant virus may infect honeybees
01/21/2014 9:49:01 AMA virus that typically infects plants has been found in honeybees, possibly helping to explain the... Read more.
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