» Scientists Refine 'Profile' of a Fungal Tree Killer
14/06/18 16:13 from RSS
Scientists have identified the fungal killers of Hawaii's ‘ōhi‘a trees. The ‘ōhi‘a tree is of ecological, biological and cultural significance to the state. Scientists Refine 'Profile' of a Fungal Tree Killer By Jan Suszkiw June 13, 2018...
» USDA Agency Captures Science in Action with New Featured Photos Page
12/06/18 14:27 from RSS
The yellow oyster mushroom, Pleurotus citrinopileatus , is both beautiful and edible. Download the image . USDA Agency Captures Science in Action with New Featured Photos Page By Jan Suszkiw June 12, 2018 Seeking bold, unique and unusual...
» USDA: Previously Unknown Rice Blast Resistance Isolated
11/06/18 15:21 from Newsroom RSS Feed
Rice blast, caused by the fungus Magnaporthe oryzae , results in annual yield losses large enough to have fed 60 billion people each year, according to the team’s paper published in the journal Nature Communications .