Entomology Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. New Study Demonstrates Importance of Studying Sleep and Eating in TandemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Newswise

    JUPITER, FL October 12, 2017 A new study from scientists on the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute offers important insights into possible links between sleep and hunger - and the benefits of studying the two in tandem. A related paper from the same lab is providing researchers an accessible tool for pursuing further investigations involving multiple fruit fly behaviors.

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  2. The ladies of autumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Review

    Autumn is a beautiful time of year in Ohio. In addition to the colorful foliage of our deciduous trees, there is an abundance of insect life.

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  3. Biologics Market 2017 Amplifies Impressively by 2027Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | SBWire

    Executive Summary: Market Research Future published new report, titled "Biologics Market -Research Report: Global Forecast to 2027". Pune, India, May 10, 2017/MRFR Press Release/- Market Research Future published a half cooked research report on "Global Biologics Market Research Report - Forecast to 2027" - Market Analysis, Scope, Stake, Progress, Trends and Forecast to 2027.

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  4. Farmers in Upper West Region undergo Aflatoxin contamination reduction trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | GhanaWeb

    Some smallholder farmers in the Upper West Region have been sensitized on quality peanut production and reduction of Aflatoxin for improved market. About 22 new varieties have been introduced to farmers on a field day under the theme "promoting best management practices on groundnut production and reduction of aflatoxin contamination among smallholder farmers".

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  5. Mammoth moths set to invade the southRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | Portsmouth Today

    Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can Britain's Indian summer will draw an influx of massive MOTHS to the south - with some as big as a human HAND. Britain's Indian summer will draw an influx of massive MOTHS to the UK - with some as big as a human HAND.

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  6. Photo: The amazing feats of leafcutter antsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | TreeHugger

    They are both the strongmen and the farmers of the insect world; carrying leaf pieces up to 50 times their own body weight to use for growing their own food in underground fungus farms. With chainsaw jaws to excise the leaves, they can strip a tree of leaves in as little as 24 hours.

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  7. Outdoor fun, outdoor work a " It's all goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Now that summer is over - at least according to the calendar, not necessarily by the thermometer - we have to face the music and spend more time working in The Great Outdoors and less time playing. Oh, sure, there are still ample opportunities to enjoy kayaking, hiking, biking, camping and other fun activities - like many of my friends, I paddle, run and even, however briefly, jump in the water for a swim all year long.

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  8. Fruit flies evolve to sing powerful love songs when competing for female attentionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | PressReleasePoint

    Results show that mate selection by females can have an impact on male motor performance, such as muscle power and endurance Scientists at the University of Sheffield have revealed how male insects evolved to sing powerful love songs when competing for female attention in a new study published this week . The study, performed by Dr Allan Debelle and Dr Rhonda Snook from the University of Sheffield's Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, investigated the love songs which male fruit flies sing in order to court a female.

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  9. Woodland lodges application close to Three Counties Showground set to be decided before end of yearRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | Worcester News

    The plan, submitted by the Three Counties Agricultural Society, is to build 50 lodges and a reception building in Langdale Wood, across Blackmore Park Road from the showground. But the proposal has been opposed by people who walk in the woods, which are designated as a Local Wildlife Site.

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  10. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. Increases Holdings in Scotts Miracle-Gro CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | IntersportsWire

    UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. raised its position in Scotts Miracle-Gro Company by 18.8% in the second quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 33,394 shares of the basic materials company's stock after acquiring an additional 5,287 shares during the period.

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  11. Know these hidden costs before buying a home Read Story Brynne Conroy, MagnifyMoneyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | News10.net

    We all know the general rule of thumb: When you're thinking about purchasing a home, you need to save up 20 percent of the purchase price for a down payment. There are programs that can help you get into a home with low or no down payments, but there are also myriad other costs you'll incur during the home-buying process that you might not think about.

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  12. Migratory birds get knocked off track by light pollution in New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | The Daily Campus

    Researchers collaborating with the 9/11 Memorial and Museum have shown that birds migrating above Manhattan, New York will have trouble completing their migrations because they flock toward bright light and become highly disoriented. Like moths to a flame, light pollution poses a huge risk to migratory birds.

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  13. Visible evidence of insect- or rodent-contaminated foods; severely dented, swollen canned items for use or sale: Harrisburg-area restaurant inspections, Sept. 17-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | PennLive.com

    The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture oversees restaurant inspections in the state. Inspection reports are "snapshots" of the day and time the inspections took place.

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  14. Have Monsanto and the Biotech Industry Turned Natural Bt Pesticides Into GMO "Super Toxins"?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Counterpunch

    According to biotech lore, the Bt pesticides introduced into many GMO food crops are natural proteins whose toxic activity extends only to narrow groups of insect species . Therefore, says the industry, these pesticides can all be safely eaten, e.g. by humans.

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  15. Why California is BurningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Counterpunch

    First forest reduction projects will not preclude large wildfires or save communities when there is low humidity, high temperatures, drought, and high winds. Just as tropical rainforests thrive on rain which we can't stop, western ecosystems thrive on wildfire, and it is climate/weather that drives large wildfires not "fuels".

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  16. Insect Growth Regulator Market to Reach a Valuation of US $907.2...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | GlobeNewswire

    World over, the rising demand for an eco-friendly and safer alternative measures to control insect pests is a key factor driving the market. The growing number of commercial applications in pest control mechanism in agriculture and forestry, gardens, and stored products is boosting the worldwide insect growth regulators market.

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  17. John Johnsona s Outdoors: Waterfowl hunting season could be excellentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Waterfowl enthusiasts have only another eight days to wait for the start of the 2017-18 hunting season, which could be the best the north state has seen in quite some time due to all the rain that fell last winter and spring. “It should be phenomenal,” said local outfitter Roque Merlo.

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  18. Edible Insects Market Growth, Trends, Absolute Opportunity and Value Chain 2016 - 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | SBWire

    Global Edible Insects Market: Overview Edible insects have gone through a huge transition from being famine food to a food included in the daily diet. At present, insects are not just consumed during scarcity of conventional food products but are also part of the food culture of many countries.

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  19. The first ever Citrus Roadshow is coming to GriffithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Area News

    SHOW TIME: Secretary of the Griffith District Citrus Growers Association Vito Mancini says the event is already on the way to being a huge success. PHOTO: Anthony Stipo.

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  20. Lugoff Garden club will meet MondayRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 12 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... Making It Grow." Bertagnolli holds a B.S. in Wildlife Sciences from Auburn University and was awarded her M.S. in Entomology from Auburn University in August 2016.

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