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Article ID: 671032

Imaging the Heart, Tiny Diamond Anvils, A Nanowire Array for Screening Diseases, and More in the Engineering News Source

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The latest research and features in the Newswise Engineering News Source

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24-Feb-2018 11:20 AM EST
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Article ID: 690060

Helping Sunflower Producers Fight Stem Canker

South Dakota State University

Fungicides can help prevent the lodging and yield loss that stem canker causes, but timing is crucial. A new disease-forecasting model that predicts stem canker risk can help.

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23-Feb-2018 12:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 689980

New Insight Into Plants' Self-Defense

University of Delaware

Researchers at the University of Delaware and the University of California-Davis have uncovered new details of how chloroplasts move about in times of trouble. It's the fundamental kind of research information that helps scientists understand plant biology and could help farmers prevent crop loss.

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22-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 689793

What Are the General Uses of Pesticides?

American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

Agricultural fields can be attacked by insects, disease, and weeds. How can growers defend crops? The February 22 Sustainable, Secure Food blog explains how the safe use of pesticides can maintain crop yields, feed the world, and keep our food supply sustainable.

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22-Feb-2018 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 689965

UF Study Shows Why Termite Bait Works and How Scientists Can Improve It

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

About 25 years ago, University of Florida scientist Nan-Yao Su set out to develop a bait to kill termites. He came up with Sentricon™ and found it worked better than any other termite-killing method to date. Now, scientists know more about why the bait works so efficiently and how to improve it to kill termite colonies faster.

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22-Feb-2018 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 689773

Reed Canarygrass: Environmental Foe, Cattle Food?

American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)

A non-native grass species has been wreaking havoc in wetlands all over the U.S., impacting migratory birds' fueling stops. In response, researchers test the usefulness of reed canarygrass as a feed source for cows, with hopes of controlling the invasive species.

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21-Feb-2018 9:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 689809

National Strawberry Day Brings Attention to UF/IFAS Varieties

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Vance Whitaker toils day and night to develop the tastiest, best-looking, aromatic strawberries a consumer would want. Yummy enough for a nutritious snack or to help flavor a cake or pie just in time for National Strawberry Day on Feb. 27.

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20-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 689785

UF/IFAS Administrator Selected as Prestigious Leshner Fellow by AAAS

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Now that the American Association for the Advancement of Science has selected Roger Kjelgren as a Leshner Fellow, he hopes to increase participation in urban food and water security.

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19-Feb-2018 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 689734

Influenza D Antibodies Confirmed in Horses on Midwestern Farms

South Dakota State University

Researchers found antibodies against two strains of influenza D in blood samples from horses in the Midwest. “It’s nothing we need to worry about at this moment, but more studies are needed,” according to professor Feng Li.

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16-Feb-2018 3:15 PM EST
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Article ID: 689686

Researchers in Dallas Study Texas’ First Federally Endangered Mussel Species

Texas A&M AgriLife

A team of Texas A&M AgriLife scientists in Dallas works alongside collaborators to understand the ecology and taxonomy of Texas' first federally endangered freshwater mussel species.

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16-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST
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