The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service established a Mexican fruit fly ( quarantine in the Palmview area of Hidalgo County, Texas, applying safeguarding measures and restrictions on the interstate movement or entry into foreign trade of regulated articles from this area.
Upstate New York is closer to seeing the release of moths that have been genetically engineered to produce non-viable larvae, a move that will likely stoke concerns over the regulation of bioengineered insects this summer. Read moreRead More »
Insecticide-resistance is a genetic decline in a pest inhabitant’s exposure to a pesticide, the inheritances are transferred from one generation to other generation. Crops that have been genetically engineered for Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) resistance could significantly lower production costs and grant farmers with new insect control ways within the upcoming[…]Read More »