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    Premiere for two new berry varieties—a blueberry and a blackberry

    Agricultural Research Service (ARS) geneticist Chad Finn and his colleagues at the Horticultural Crops Research Unit in...

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    Acoustic traps against Huanglongbing

    Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists this summer plan to field-test a new trap designed to disrupt the mating of Asian citrus psyllids. These pinhead-sized invasive insects transmit citrus greening, a devastating citrus disease also called “Huanglongbing.” Many insect traps use pheromones—chemical attractants—to control crop-damaging insects. At low concentrations, pheromones lure the pests...

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