Study shows common insecticide is harmful in any amount
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Study shows common insecticide is harmful in any amount

A leafcutter bee of alfalfa, used by UC Riverside researchers to study the effects on pesticides and water levels. Credit: David Rankin/UCR A new
In South Africa, Poachers Now Traffic in Tiny Succulent Plants
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In South Africa, Poachers Now Traffic in Tiny Succulent Plants

STEINKOPF (South Africa) On a dark night in the west desert of South Africa, Avrill Kffer was just about to close a sale. When vehicles with
In the absence of genetic variation, asexual invasive species find new methods of adapting to their environment
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In the absence of genetic variation, asexual invasive species find new methods of adapting to their environment

A Naupactus Cervinus weevil, which is a common yet invasive species in many areas of the globe, is seen chewing a leaf. Credit: Analia
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18 Plants To Make Your Space Bloom

Buzzfeed / Christine Forbes Use code BUZZFEED to get 20% off your order Brumley and Bloom, a small business owned by women in Fenton Michigan is
Potential of faba beans, rich in protein, has been unlocked
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Potential of faba beans, rich in protein, has been unlocked

Blooming faba beans. Credit: Fred Stoddard Although faba beans are a great source of protein, only 5% can eat them. A team of international
How to avoid harm to New Zealand's diverse native plants and animals
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How to avoid harm to New Zealand's diverse native plants and animals

Credit: Snappy Goat/ Flickr The uniqueness and complexity of New Zealand's native biodiversity is remarkable. It is also declining and in danger.
Underground microbial solutions to aboveground plant problems
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Underground microbial solutions to aboveground plant problems

Under low light conditions, microbiota-induced growth of plants is preferred to defense. BioRender was used to create the image. Credit to Stphane
Belowground microbial solutions to aboveground plant problems
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Belowground microbial solutions to aboveground plant problems

Land plants are plants that live in terrestrial habitats. They form vegetation on the earth through their roots. Their performance is dependent on
Botanical Gardens-Inspired Decor Tips for Your Home
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Botanical Gardens-Inspired Decor Tips for Your Home

Photo by Pumidol (Shutterstock) A visit to a botanical garden can be very relaxing. Maybe it's the beautiful colors and being surrounded with
How to Use Kitchen Scraps on Plants Without Learning to Compost
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How to Use Kitchen Scraps on Plants Without Learning to Compost

Photo by iva (Shutterstock ). Let's start by saying we aren't anti-compost. We have many articles that will help you understand the process of