ABSTRACT Finding a solution to combat plant disease and control pests in organic farming remains a challenge. Biological control is becoming an indispensable tool in crop protection and maintaining plant health care. Biocontrol agents such as Bacillus species have multiple functions that can...
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 In Taiwan, the Agricultural Technology Research Institute (ATRI) was established on January 1, 2014 with the mission of turning agricultural techno-innovation into techno-entrepreneurship through technology business incubation. This institute should be a platform to create the means of...
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Penn State and U.S. Department of Agriculture scientists have used cutting-edge CRISPR/Cas technology to develop a diagnostic test that could enable early diagnosis of citrus greening, or Huanglongbing, a serious disease that threatens worldwide citrus production, which is valued at roughly $17...
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Introduction Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) is a powerful tool for characterization of bacteria cell at nucleotide level. The applications for WGS include identification of potential antimicrobial resistance genes, toxic genes, phylogenetic analysis, and new gene discovery. In combination with...
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When a chemical substance acts on the same species to change or stimulate certain behaviors, it is called "pheromones", while those act on different species are called "allelochemicals". The use of pheromone can be used as a tool for monitoring, sampling and investigating the population dynamics of...
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