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26 November 2015

Agriculture and Biodiversity
Science Daily, 2015-11-26
A new study co-authored by an economist suggests that international trade will do little to alleviate climate-induced farming problems.

23 November 2015

Agriculture and Biodiversity
Inter Press Service News Agency, 2015-11-23
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Nov 20 2015 (IPS) - Aflatoxin contamination is a growing threat to trade, food and health security in sub-Saharan Africa, where smallholder farmers are challenged by food production and now climate change, researchers said.

20 November 2015

Agriculture and Biodiversity
Science Daily, 2015-11-20
New research from the Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI), the USDA Agricultural Research Service and the University of Washington finds that helpful bacteria living inside the insect that transmits the bacterial pathogen associated with citrus greening disease -- -an outbreak that is devastating Florida's citrus industry -- may be playing a role in the insect's spread of the pathogen.

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