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3  New Plant Pests

In combination with: United Kingdom;

Beetle threat to UK ash trees hit by ash dieback disease ‘may not be as grave as first feared’ External link

Source country eadt Thursday, November 14, 2019 1:22:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [NewPlantPests] disease[2]; damaged[1]; ash[15]; Ash[3]; emerged[1]; threat[2]; trees[5]; dieback[4]; [UnitedKingdom] Anglia[1]; geo[UK];

Entities: James Brown[1];

Other categories: Agrilus planipennis;

When the threat of fungal disease Ash dieback emerged in Europe and the UK in the last decade, the outlook appeared gloomy for Ash trees, compounded by the arrival a beetle which has not yet in the UK but is damaging trees in eastern Europe. But the latest scientific research reveals that European.......

Ash trees can fight off deadly borer beetle, experts find External link

Source country telegraph Thursday, November 14, 2019 1:10:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [NewPlantPests] new[1]; pest[2]; disease[1]; invasive[1]; tree[1]; emerged[1]; forests[1]; trees[10]; Plant[1]; damaged[1]; Ash[4]; ash[16]; insect[1]; Tree[1]; dieback[4]; [UnitedKingdom] geo[UK];

Entities: James Brown[1];

Other categories: Agrilus planipennis;

B ritain’s beleaguered ash forests have been given a reprieve after scientists discovered the trees are resistant to an invasive pest Tree experts have been concerned that the Emerald Ash Borer beetle could wipe out the ash trees that survived the devastating effects of the ash dieback fungus, which has plagued woodland in recent years....

2  Brucellosis

In combination with: Brazil;

Veterinária suspeita de manter cães de raça com infecção perigosa para até para humanos External link

Source country parana-online Wednesday, November 13, 2019 2:51:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Brucellosis] ser[1]; Brucelose[1]; [Brazil] geo[Curitiba];

Other categories: Brucella;

Uma médica veterinária do bairro Seminário, em Curitiba, foi autuada pela Polícia Civil nesta terça-feira (12). Ela é suspeita de manter oito cães das raças Shitzu e Spitz Alemão em situação de maus-tratos. +Caçadores! Como ficou o Santa Cândida após a saída de Lula da prisão? Segundo as.......

Veterinária suspected manter dogs race with infection dangerous to humans

A district veterinary medical seminar in Curitiba, was autuada by Civil police on Tuesday (12). It is suspected of maintaining eight dogs and Spitz of breeds Shitzu german in ill-treatment. + hunters. As the Santa Cândida following the departure of Lula da prison? According to the....

Segunda etapa da vacinação contra febre aftosa começa no Tocantins External link

Source country g1-globo Saturday, November 9, 2019 11:02:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [Brucellosis] ser[1]; brucelose[1]; [Brazil] geo[Gurupi];

Other categories: vaccines; Foot and mouth disease; Brucella; Bacteria;

Começou neste sábado (9) a segunda etapa da campanha de vacinação contra a febre aftosa no Tocantins. A meta desta fase é imunizar cerca de 4 milhões de bovinos e bubalinos. O rebanho total do estado é de cerca de 8,5 milhões de animais. A Agência de Defesa Agropecuária (Adapec) informou que serão vacinados apenas animais de 0 a 24 meses de idade....

Second stage of food-and-mouth non-vaccinating begins in tocantins

Started this Saturday (9) the second stage of the vaccination campaign against foot-and-mouth disease in the Tocantins. The goal of this stage is the immunisation around 4 million cattle and bubalinos. The herd total state is around 8.5 million animals. The defence agency Agropecuária (Adapec) informed to be vaccinated only animals from 0 to 24 months of age.

1  Xylella fastidiosa

In combination with: Spain; Greece; Estonia;

Conservação da Natureza External link

Source country observador Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:52:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [XylellaFastidiosa-PHT] Xylella fastidiosa[1]; Xylella[1]; [Spain] Andaluzia[1]; Barcelona[1]; Coimbra[1]; Espanha[2]; Sevilha[1];

Entities: Alain Delon[1]; Catherine Deneuve[1]; Pedro Almodovar[1]; Manuel Vicente[1]; David Attenborough[1]; Patti Smith[1];

Other categories:

O "DEEPbaseline" é um dos estudos premiados e debruça-se sobre a diversidade e distribuição de corais e esponjas da plataforma continental portuguesa, em profundidades entre os 20 e 750 metros. Objetos, fotografias, ilustrações, mapas e excertos de documentários compõem uma exposição inédita que.......

Nature conservation

The 'DEEPbaseline "is one of the studies rewarded and deals with the diversity and distribution of corals and sponges of portuguese continental shelf, at depths between 20 and 750 metres. Articles, photographs, illustrations, maps and extracts from documentaries in the unprecedented exposure that...

Un juzgado ve justificada la actuación de la Generalitat en la erradicación de los árboles afectados por la Xylella External link

Source country 20minutos Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:08:00 PM CET | info English text... [en] [other]

Trigger words: [XylellaFastidiosa-PHT] Xylella[2]; [Spain] source[ES]

Other categories:

En la sentencia, facilitada por el Tribunal Superior de Justicia de la Comunitat Valenciana (TSJCV), el juez señala que el control fitosanitario corresponde "claramente" a la Generalitat que tiene la capacidad "exclusiva" para declarar y adoptar las medidas que "corresponden"....

A juzgado ve justified the performance of the Generalitat in the eradication of trees affected by the xylella

In the judgment, provided by the high court of justice of the Comunitat Valenciana (TSJCV), the judge noted that the plant health check is "clearly" to the autonomous government that has the capacity "exclusive" to declare and adopt measures that "correspond".

1  New Plant Pests

In combination with: Australia;

Climate crisis will affect lifelong health of young, warn doctors External link

Source country guardian Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:55:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [NewPlantPests] Crop[1]; New[1]; damage[2]; disease[3]; bacteria[2]; cereal[1]; diseases[1]; emergency[1]; Crop failure[1]; crop[1]; spread[2]; [Australia] Australia[2]; geo[Queensland];

Entities: David Gray[1]; Elizabeth Robinson[1];

Other categories: WHO; Encephalitis; Agricultural Emissions; Environmental damage (damage to biodiversity, water, land);

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Elizabeth Robinson said: “At a global level, there is an increasing exposure,”

The climate crisis will determine the lifelong health of today’s children, doctors have warned, noting that global heating was already causing harm. are especially vulnerable and the global team of researchers say rising temperatures mean the bacteria causing deadly diarrhoea will thrive while poorer crop yields could lead to more malnutrition....

View Breakthrough in genetic research to improve Stagonospora nodorum blotch (SNB) resistance in new wheat varieties External link

Source country seedquest Wednesday, November 13, 2019 9:26:00 PM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [NewPlantPests] new[1]; New[1]; disease[5]; death[1]; wheat[13]; Maize[1]; crop[1]; [Australia] Australian[2]; Australia[1]; geo[Katanning];

Other categories: GMOs in Environment;

DPIRD is leading a genetic research pre-breeding project to develop wheat that has greater resistance to the fungal disease Stagonospora nodorum blotch (SNB) seen here on a crop at the flag leaf stage in Katanning 2019. New wheat varieties with improved tolerance to the fungal disease Stagonospora.......

1  GM Animals

In combination with: Ireland; Denmark;

Scaling up spirulina: ScotBio expands natural food colorant production External link

Source country foodingredientsfirst Thursday, November 14, 2019 11:15:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] pigment[1]; food[5]; biotech[1]; [Ireland] Ireland[1];

Other categories: Environment; Food Contact Material; Natural Carotenoid Dye;

14 Nov 2019 --- ScotBio, a Scottish-based biotech business offering spirulina extract has officially opened a new production facility in Lockerbie, Scotland. Over the past four months, ScotBio has tested a method for producing its natural food colorant in a 50,000-liter production tank at the Lockerbie facility....

World's First Candidate Antibody Treatment for Yellow Fever, Developed by Tychan, Tested Safe and Effective in Human Volunteers External link

Source country markets-businessinsider Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:27:00 AM CET | info [other]

Trigger words: [GM_animals] biotechnology[1]; RNA[1]; healthy[2]; protein[1]; mosquito-borne[2]; mosquito[1]; [Ireland] Ireland[1];

Other categories: Yellow Fever; Epidemic; Encephalitis; Endemic; Travel Health; Emerging disease; tropical medicine; Zika Virus; Viral Encephalitis; Communicable disease; zika filter for ECDC;

Phase 1A/ 1B safety and efficacy trials in Singapore completed within 8 months; TY014 also found to prevent vaccine related adverse effects in vaccinated volunteers. SINGAPORE Nov. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Â Tychan's first-in-class monoclonal antibody candidate treatment for Yellow Fever (YF),.......


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