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PhysOrg
Antibiotic resistance can occur naturally in soil bacteriaas a result of antibiotic overuse in humans and animals, this isn't always the
Antibiotic resistance can occur naturally in soil bacteria
PhysOrg / Posted 40 minutes ago
as a result of antibiotic overuse in humans and animals, this isn't always the case. Lisa Durso, a microbiologist at the Agricultural Research Service (ARS) Agroecosystem Management Research Unit in Lincoln, Nebraska, recently found... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Forget world peas, broccoli could be our saving gracethe country's carbon footprint. Farnham, research leader at Charleston's Unite
Forget world peas, broccoli could be our saving grace
Charleston City Paper / Posted an hour ago
the country's carbon footprint. Farnham, research leader at Charleston's United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Research Service office, has dedicated most of his 25-year career to developing a broccoli that can take the... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Antibiotic Resistance Can Occur Naturally in Soil Bacteriabacterial diseases for years, but some bacteria have developed resistance to th
Antibiotic Resistance Can Occur Naturally in Soil Bacteria
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 days ago
bacterial diseases for years, but some bacteria have developed resistance to the antibiotics that once killed them. Agricultural Research Service (ARS) researchers are investigating agriculture-related antibiotic resistance and developing... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists have bright idea for detecting harmful bacteria in food productsused today." The study involved Purdue faculty, graduate students and scientis
Scientists have bright idea for detecting harmful bacteria in food products
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
used today." The study involved Purdue faculty, graduate students and scientists from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service and the Purdue Center for Food Safety Engineering. Results were published in Scientific... Read more
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Food Business Review
US launches database to improve food composition transparencyhas been launched through an open data partnership between five organizations i
US launches database to improve food composition transparency
Food Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
has been launched through an open data partnership between five organizations including the Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS), the International Life Sciences Institute North America (ILSI North America), Label... Read more
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PhysOrg
3-D animated video simulates landscape changes over 150 yearsLong Term Ecological Research Principal Investigator and a research scientist w
3-D animated video simulates landscape changes over 150 years
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
Long Term Ecological Research Principal Investigator and a research scientist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, reached out to the New Mexico State University Creative Media Institute to help bring the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Soil management may help stabilize maize yield in the face of climate changemanage agroecosystems more appropriately, we can buffer some of the effects of
Soil management may help stabilize maize yield in the face of climate change
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
manage agroecosystems more appropriately, we can buffer some of the effects of climate instability," says U of I and USDA Agricultural Research Service ecologist Adam Davis. To find the management tool that could ameliorate the effects of climate... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Invasive species of yummy crawfish have invaded northwestern MinnesotaTexas Forest Service, Bugwood.org Photo: Kerry Britton, USDA Forest Service, B
Invasive species of yummy crawfish have invaded northwestern Minnesota
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Texas Forest Service, Bugwood.org Photo: Kerry Britton, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org Photo: Charles T. Bryson, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org Photo: John M. Randall, The Nature Conservancy, Bugwood.org Photo: John Ruter,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Cooper tests promising for rubber made in U.S.rubber is suitable for tires, the project has focused on whether the plant can
Cooper tests promising for rubber made in U.S.
The Toledo Blade / Posted 12 days ago
rubber is suitable for tires, the project has focused on whether the plant can be a commercially viable crop. Work from the Agricultural Research Service of the United States Department of Agriculture has found that drip irrigation works well for... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Research seeks to improve nutritional and milling quality of new oat varietiesand nutritional quality based on genetic markers through collaboration with res
Research seeks to improve nutritional and milling quality of new oat varieties
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 days ago
and nutritional quality based on genetic markers through collaboration with research geneticist Shiaoman Chao of the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Fargo, North Dakota, Jean-Luc Jannink at the USDA-ARS in Ithaca, New York, and scientists at... Read more
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11 News Houston
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
Detroit Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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Daily Journal
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
Daily Journal / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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Daily Record
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
10 related stories
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York Daily Record
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: waspsash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Mer
Forest Service unleashes secret weapon on tree-killing beetles: wasps
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
ash trees die, we’re losing diversity, we’re losing part of the ecosystem,” Merten said. A report by APHIS, the Agricultural Research Service and the U.S. Forest Service estimate federal and state resource managers spend $29 billion a... Read more
10 related stories
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Does moisture have to be feast or famine?and Biosystems Engineering. He is the South Dakota lead for a five-year, $5 mil
Brookings Register Does moisture have to be feast or famine?
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 19 days ago
and Biosystems Engineering. He is the South Dakota lead for a five-year, $5 million project, which involves USDA Agricultural Research Service and researchers from eight states. Professor Jane Frankenberger of Purdue University directs... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Battling the invasive stink bugpears, flowering dogwoods and lima beans. "They'll eat anything," said Tracy L
Battling the invasive stink bug
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
pears, flowering dogwoods and lima beans. "They'll eat anything," said Tracy Leskey, a research entomologist with the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Leskey was the first director of... Read more
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PhysOrg
It's a boy: Controlling pest populations with modified malesflies that produce only males when they mate, according to new research from No
It's a boy: Controlling pest populations with modified males
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
flies that produce only males when they mate, according to new research from North Carolina State University, the USDA's Agricultural Research Service, the Panama-United States Commission for the Eradication and Prevention of Screwworm (COPEG)... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
USDA offices closed, colleges take precautions after ‘serious threats’further notice. The offices closed cover seven USDA agencies, including Animal
USDA offices closed, colleges take precautions after ‘serious threats’
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 28 days ago
further notice. The offices closed cover seven USDA agencies, including Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service; the Agricultural Research Service, the Food Safety Inspection Service, the Forest Service, the National Agricultural Library, the... Read more
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Business Wire
Historic, Landscape-Level Sagebrush Ecosystem Conservation Program Announced for NevadaTrout Unlimited, Nevada Governor Sandoval’s Sagebrush Ecosystem Program, USDA’s
Historic, Landscape-Level Sagebrush Ecosystem Conservation Program Announced for Nevada
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
Trout Unlimited, Nevada Governor Sandoval’s Sagebrush Ecosystem Program, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service and Agricultural Research Service, and the University of Nevada - Reno. “Newmont looks forward to embracing this historic... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
USDA threats force 5 states to close officesaffect the following USDA agencies and offices at the locations: Animal and Pla
USDA threats force 5 states to close offices
Dayton Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
affect the following USDA agencies and offices at the locations: Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (FS), National Agricultural... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Threat forces closure of USDA office in Raleigh, 5 other citiescurrently affect a number of agencies at those offices, including Animal and Pl
Threat forces closure of USDA office in Raleigh, 5 other cities
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 28 days ago
currently affect a number of agencies at those offices, including Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS), Forest Service (FS), National Agricultural... Read more
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