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There are major changes afoot in Saudi Arabia. One key strategy is to convert the country from an economy that is dependent on oil …

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Researchers have found three species of predatory bug in the Miridae family that can limit the establishment of the harmful predatory bug Nesidiocoris tenuis …

Raspberries and blackberries are relatively new crops under glass, so knowledge in this area is as yet in very short supply. Woody small fruit …

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Stem topple is a serious problem in the flower bulb sector. Bent stems are unsaleable and are therefore something to avoid if at all …

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It’s fine for a tomato plant to have a few spots on its leaves. But it’s a different matter when it comes to flowering …

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A consortium of companies is trialling and demonstrating a concept for emission-free growing at the Water Innovation and Demonstration Centre in Bleiswijk, the Netherlands. …

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With cultivation so closely intertwined with the Internet and with the advent of crop and climate sensors, big data is becoming available to the …

One of the main tasks of the Smart Materials project was completed last year. Greenhouse simulation models were used to explore the potential effect …

Viruses are among the smallest pathogens infecting other living organisms. Plants are also susceptible to a large number of viruses that can cause serious …

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Crop protection products are sometimes unfairly labelled as losing their efficacy against pests or diseases. On closer investigation it becomes clear that these products …