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Drones will help farmers grow better crops

Farmers will be using drones in the near future to monitor and improve their crops to help feed a hungry world, say Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists who are now developing the technology. 529 kata lagi

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Late blight update

Tomato late blight foliar symptoms

Tomato late blight has now been confirmed in Wellington County. Previous late blight confirmations this season have been in tomatoes in Chatham-Kent, Essex, and Elgin Counties and on potatoes in the Orangeville area. 185 kata lagi

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Brown marmorated stink bug update: distribution, monitoring and research

Hannah Fraser, Entomology Program Lead – Horticulture, OMAFRA

Where is BMSB? We have been actively monitoring for BMSB since 2011. As of June 2015, we have confirmed BMSB has established (breeding) populations at 5 locations in Ontario, but based on trap captures of adults and homeowner finds, we suspect a much wider distribution. 1.268 kata lagi

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Stink bugs in tomatoes

With the wheat harvested, tomato growers will be on the alert for stink bugs. Stink bugs feed on a very wide range of plants, moving into tomato crops once fruit are present, as other food sources dry up or are harvested. 399 kata lagi

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A Golf Course for Pollinators

Bethpage State Park: A Model for the Future

Bethpage State Park, located on Long Island, is best known for its five world-class golf courses, including the world renowned Black Course which was the site of the U.S. 459 kata lagi

Native Bees

Air Potato Leaf Beetle (Lilioceris cheni)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Air Potato Leaf Beetle (Lilioceris cheni)

It’s HERE!!!!!! My first encounter with this beetle. I just emailed the coordinates to the USDA as requested in the information sheet from UF Entomology. 69 kata lagi

Insect

Late blight update

Tomato late blight has been confirmed in Chatham-Kent this week. Previous late blight confirmations this season have been in tomatoes in Essex and Elgin Counties and on potatoes in the Orangeville area. 129 kata lagi

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