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3 hrs ago | Andover Advertiser
Ragwort has been implicated in the poisoning of horses and other grazing animals, though poisoning is actually much rarer than people realise and generally occurs when ragwort has been cut within a hay crop and fed to animals.
8 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus
With the honey bee population dwindling due to natural factors such as the unseasonal wet summers we have suffered in recent years, and the threat of the varroa mite which has wiped out 47 per cent of colonies in Yorkshire over the past five years, the need for education is now.
11 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star
There are many suspects, but one has become the focus of scientists and regulators worldwide.
13 hrs ago | Science Daily
Scientists have discovered and described a rove beetle that is the oldest definitive member of the tribe Omaliini that has ever been found in amber.
The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy will hold an "Insect Adventure" family event on Saturday at its Ball Creek Preserve on Old Bridge Road in Stow.
For a while there, China was the American farmer's best friend. The world's most populous nation had so many pigs and chickens to feed, it became one of the top importers of U.S. corn and soybeans almost overnight.
If there is one battle we all engage in every year it is the one with those nasty, pesky biting insects.
SOCIAL insects are often dismissed as slaves to the collective mind of the hive.
The Oakland Tribune reports about 13,000 pounds of plantains and jackfruit were donated to the zoo Wednesday after the fruit truck overturned on Interstate 580.
Eduard Egarter-Vigl and Albert Zink sample Italy's mummified iceman for genetic analysis in November 2010.
A fiery insect intruder continues to invade parks and gardens on the North Shore but for now, the problem is not spreading.
Scientists are searching through a massive collection of 20-million-year-old amber found in the Dominican Republic more than 50 years ago, and the effort is yielding fresh insights into ancient tropical insects and the world they inhabited.
Summer travel means you can glean gardening tips from all over the world. This summer, we organized a tour that included a river cruise on the Danube.
Growers have new choices when selecting insect control and crop nutrition products for next planting season because of two innovative new products from Nutra-Flo.
Mayoral candidate Gord Steeves vowed on Tuesday to get tough on Winnipeg's most annoying insect -- the mosquito.
Submitted photoBees are just one of the insects that individuals should keep from upsetting during the summer months.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:11 pm
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