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CABI collaborates on innovative approach to tackling pesticide resistance evolution

CABI is joining an international team of scientists, led by the University of Stirling, to take a ‘revolutionary approach’ in attempting to tackle resistance to pesticides in insects with a specific focus on crops pests in Brazil. 606 more words

Agriculture

CABI-led £1.6 million collaboration helps reduce China’s reliance on harmful pesticides

A CABI-led project involving an international team of remote sensing and plant protection experts is helping China reduce its reliance on harmful pesticides to fight crop pests and diseases including… 760 more words

Agriculture

BIOPESTICIDES

Bio-pesticides is an important group of pesticides that can reduce pesticide risks.

Biochemical pesticides may have a similar structure to and function like, naturally-occurring chemicals and have non-toxic modes of action. 159 more words

Two heads may be better than one: using multiple methods in the fight against Tuta absoluta

Tuta absoluta is a major invasive pest that causes devastating crop damage worldwide. Insecticides are heavily relied upon to help curb their numbers, but because of problems with increased insecticide resistance and the environmental impacts of insecticides, scientists are trying to find new ways of fighting this pest. 341 more words

Invasive Species

Tea Saponin-natural extract

Tea Saponin, a glycoside compound extracted from camellia tea seeds, is excellent natural nonionic active surfactant. It can be widely used in pesticide, cultivation, textile, daily chemicals, arthitectural field, medical field and so on. 75 more words

Increasing Demand for Organic Food has Driven the Growth of the Agricultural Biologicals Industry

The report Top Trends in the Agricultural Biologicals Industry: Biopesticides (Biofungicides, Bioinsecticides, Bionematicides), Biostimulants, Biofertilizers, Agricultural Inoculants, and Biological Seed Treatment – Global Forecast to 2023″ 460 more words