Category Archives: In the News

Happy Thanksgiving from WCMG

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The Federal Government Shutdown Hits Home

While doing research for the next newsletter, I attempted to access the USDA Plants database and this is what popped up. . wcmg

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Genetically modified crops pass benefits to weeds

Herbicide resistance could confer an advantage on plants in the wild. Jane Qiu – 16 August 2013 . A genetic-modification technique used widely to make crops herbicide resistant has been shown to confer advantages on a weedy form of rice, … Continue reading

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Fruit Pest News from UT – June 2013

Here are some of the problems growers and gardeners are seeing here in Tennessee this month: 1. Late Blight Found In Tennessee 2. The Mildews of Cucurbits 3. Spotted Wing Drosophila 4. Blackberry Orange Rust 5. Bitter Rot of Apple … Continue reading

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