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New weapon unleashed in Australian fruit fly fight

The National Sterile Insect Technology (SIT) Centre in South Australia will initially tackle the Queensland fruit fly, one of the world’s worst horticultural pests, which costs the Australian horticulture industry more than $300 million a year.

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Cape Town Flower Show deferred until October 2018.
Cape Town Flower Show deferred until October 2018.

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Extra DNA creates cucumber with all-female flowers
Extra DNA creates cucumber with all-female flowers

Cucumber plants are not simply male or female. They can be seven different sexes, depen...

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How does the NEMBA Alien Invader Species Regulation affect you?
How does the NEMBA Alien Invader Species Regulation affect you?

A property that contains invasive species is a liability to the buyer and could affect ...

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Oak trees covered in black soot and rain sticky dew?
Oak trees covered in black soot and rain sticky dew?

Why are the oaks covered in black soot and rain sticky dew?