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Agrochemicals & Crop-Protection

EPA, USDA, and FDA Launch Joint Website to Streamline Information about Agricultural Biotechnology Products - January 12, 2020

High pesticide exposure among farmers linked to poor sense of smell later - February 11, 2019

Neonicotinoids are no longer the best tool to get rid of the bed bugs - February 16, 2016

Neonicotinoids: foliar spray uses confirmed as a risk to bees - August 31, 2015

Beekeeping

Overuse of antibiotics brings risks for bees -- and for us - March 30, 2017

BumbleBee program developed together with farmers at Deleware University - March 18, 2011

Cattle Breeding

All antibiotics for livestock will soon require a vet's prescription - November 27, 2019

Research shows that some breeds of dogs have hidden coat colors and other traits - November 10, 2019

African swine fever: No risk to consumers - October 20, 2018

Study looks at cow’s adaptability to drought, heat stress - August 28, 2018

Six-legged livestock -- sustainable food production - June 06, 2017

Cereals

Study Finds Indigenous Mexican Variety of Corn Captures the Nitrogen It Needs From the Air - September 15, 2018

Green Super Rice is coming - January 18, 2011

Entomology and Pest-Insects

Using weather radar to monitor insects - August 07, 2019

Researchers release new app to study what makes ticks ‘tick’ - July 15, 2018

Mosquitoes reveal fatal attraction - May 15, 2018

Nocturnally-flying moths can control the direction of their migrations - May 29, 2008

Fruits - Orchards

Apple trees bear more fruit when surrounded by good neighbors - November 04, 2017

Horticulture

Grafting tomatoes protects plants, increases yields - March 20, 2019

IPM

Genetic pesticide against termytes developed in a laboratory at University of Florida - June 30, 2008

A study about 'Horizontal transmission' of insecticides and aggregation pheromones in cockroaches - June 23, 2008

Medical Entomology

Unsealed rainwater tanks could cause dengue outbreaks - May 03, 2019

PlantDisease

“Golden” potato delivers bounty of vitamins A and Experimental tuber could cut disease in developing nations, study suggests - January 03, 2018

UC ANR scientists urge citrus farmers and backyard growers to be vigilant in face of new disease find - August 08, 2015

Africa’s Food Security Threatened by Deadly Maize Disease - May 18, 2015

Sustainable-Organic

Insect-deterring sorghum compounds may be eco-friendly pesticide - April 07, 2019

Forgotten Crops May Hold Key to Nutritional Security - March 02, 2016

Organic farming and research in Italy - April 16, 2008


A selection of links to press-releases matching the argument of this directory

- FAO welcomes €17 million contribution from Germany to combat the impact of the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa. Food and Agriculture Organization (UN-FAO), February 28, 2020.

- Tulips grow in winter, thanks to the summer sun. Wageningen University & Research, February 12, 2020.

- Traditional Chinese medicinal plant yields new insecticide compounds. American Chemical Society, January 29, 2020

- Protecting plants, protecting life: Canada celebrates 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health. Canadian Food Inspection Agency, January 16, 2020.

- Researchers reveal secret of Chinese medicinal herb. Wageningen University & Research, December 18, 2019.

- Woody Plants with Undesirable Tendencies. American Society for Horticultural Science (ASHS) - November 26, 2019.

- African swine fever: early detection is key to controlling spread. European Food-Safety Authority, November 5, 2019.


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A selection of thematic links, with short description:

-> New Mexico State University - The Chile Pepper Institute: In this web site are some useful learning resources: chile pepper diseases, newsletters, FAQ, a list of guides to grow chile.

-> Australian Extra-virgin olive oil Association: Educational web site to promote among the consumers the caracheristics of extra-virgin olive oil produced in Australia.

-> European Association for Potato Research: Many international news, informations and conferences about research, finalized to the improvement of potato crop.



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