Update: Plant Health News (29 Feb 12)

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Here‚Äôs a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health, including dehydrated weevils,¬†bananas saved from nematode attack, and how weeds and diseases work together to take down sweetcorn. Click on the link to read more of the latest plant health news!    
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Update: Plant Health News (16 Feb 12)

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Here‚Äôs a taste of some of the latest plant health news stories, including plants that resist pests by telling the time, the fly that’s¬†endangering German fruit crops, and why less snow has led to more yellow-cedar trees¬†freezing this year. Click on the link to read more of the latest plant health news!    
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Update: Plant Health News (01 Feb 12)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health, including the return of potato blackleg, new research on zebra chip disease, and an unexpected locust deterrent. Click on the link to read more of the latest plant health news.
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Update: Plant Health News (18 Jan 12)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health, including apple troubles in Brazil, strawberries suffering from resistant moulds, and pests hitching a ride in Australia. Click on the link to read more of the latest plant health news.
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Update: Plant Health News (5 Jan 12)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Malaysia: Banana growers’ big headache FreshPlaza.com,¬†3¬†January 2012 Evaluation of Foliar Fungicides and Insecticides on Soybean in 2011 Crop News, 3 January 2012 iMetosTRAP: Alert automatic system for pest occurrence on crops FreshPlaza.com,¬†2¬†January 2012 Rwanda: Scientists to Help Fight Coffee Pest AllAfrica News:…
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Update: Plant Health News (21 Dec 11)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Ethiopia: Tuta absoluta is extending its damage to the potato tuber Fresh Plaza, 20 December 2011 Kenya: Hope for avocado as country sets wasps on fruit flies FreshPlaza, 20 December 2011 Israeli green pest control FreshPlaza, 20 December 2011 Scientists crack locust…
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Update: Plant Health News (7 Dec 11)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Whitefly, tomato growers find truce in¬†new Texas variety ¬†EurekAlert!,¬†5 December 2011 Weather blamed for rise in violet root rot FWi – Arable News, 2 December 2011 Parasitoids Larvae in Caterpillars Affect Behaviour of Moths CropBiotech Update, 2 December 2011 Scientists¬†Evaluate¬†Effects of Bt…
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Update: Plant Health News (22 Nov 11)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Black Sigatoka fungus hits Dominican Republic’s bananas Fresh Fruit Portal, 21¬†November 2011 Cassava Virus Spreading in¬†East Africa CropBiotech Update,¬†18¬†November 2011 A¬†Rapid PCR-Based Detection Method of Black Leaf Streak Disease in Indonesian Banana¬†Crops CropBiotech Update,¬†18 November 2011 Scientists Develop New¬†Product to Boost Kiwifruit…
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Update: Plant Health News (09 Nov 11)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Chile starts kiwifruit inspections for Psa-V disease Fresh Fruit Portal, 8 November 2011 Crop parasite may spread with global warming Business Weekly, 7 November 2011 Preventing Epitrix potato flea beetles FWi – Arable News, 7 November 2011 How parasites modify plants to…
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Update: Plant Health News (27 Oct 11)

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Here’s a taste of some of the latest news stories about plant health: Finland: Colorado beetles could spend winter in fields Fresh Plaza, 25 October 2011 Kenya restricts banana seedling movements to contain disease FreshFruitPortal.com, 24 October 2011 Building capacity to overcome wheat rusts CIMMYT’s blog, 25 October 2011 Breakthrough for¬†flood-tolerant crops Farmers Weekly, 21…
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