Dissection helps researchers learn how psyllids spread zebra chip
05/01/2014 11:25:16 AMA U.S. Department of Agriculture entomologist is using itsy-bitsy forceps to dissect the potato psyllid... Read more.
Video promotes best management practices for psyllids
04/30/2014 3:06:54 PMThe California Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program has produced an educational video about harvest... Watch Video.
U.S. Apple responds to criticism of treatment
04/30/2014 11:49:50 AMThe Environmental Working Group’s criticism of U.S. standards for an anti-scald chemical used on apples... Read more.
Got stink bugs? Answer a survey to receive a free stink bug guide
04/28/2014 3:06:13 PMGot stink bugs? That's the question a group from Cornell University is posing to growers to gauge... Watch Video.
USDA announces block grant allocations
04/28/2014 5:45:25 PMCalifornia will again receive the biggest share of funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s... Read more.
Researchers ask: How damaging is spotted wing fly to organics?
04/25/2014 2:00:59 PMResearchers who are part of a multi-state effort to fight the spotted wing drosophila need help from... Read more.
North Dakota enlists kids to try growing new spud varieties
04/25/2014 1:00:44 PMKids in North Dakota are being encouraged to dig for buried treasure through the Potato Pirates Project. The... Read more.
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