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Farmers may soon use drones to battle herbicide-resistant weeds

Texas A&M University | 
Remote sensing provides an alternative to ground-based manual scouting for weeds in agriculture fields. And, while many advances have been ...
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New GMO cotton variety turns fertilizer into nutrition and weed killer

AgriLife Today | 
A newly developed fertilizer system will provide nutrition to engineered cotton crops worldwide and a deadly dose to weeds that ...
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Potato pest developing resistance to neonicotinoid insecticides

Texas A&M University | 
The potato industry may be losing a mainstay in the battle against [the plant-feeding insect] psyllids, according to a recent ...
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Scientists document natural transfer of DNA between insects and trees

Phys Org | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Very few cases of ...