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Crickets are not all that they’re cracked up to be as an alternative, global source of protein.
UC Davis projects aim to diagnose, prevent damage caused by Huanglongbing.
Research shows environmental conditions influence behavior of walnut twig beetle.
Results of the study may reduce the burden of the increasingly devastating disease.
Picnic Day event helps draw attention to delight of honey and plight of bees.
It’s due to blood-sucking flies, which avoid black-and-white striped surfaces.
Aquatic ecosystems can be protected when conifers are removed to restore aspen stands.
Lack of soil moisture makes trees more susceptible to diseases, insects, and wildfire.
Asian citrus psyllid being studied at UC Davis Research Containment Facility.
Award for research on human drug metabolism, transport, and development.
Communication among plants in response to injury could have positive benefits to crop production.
Work may lead to better control of drosophila, an international fruit pest.
Assumptions about genetics of two malaria mosquito subgroups are false.
Ants and bees are more related to each other than to social wasps (yellow jackets, paper wasps). This resolves a long-standing evolutionary question.
Treatment for citrus greening disease may result from DNA sequencing technology.
Natural history museums at UC Davis are expanding society’s knowledge about the animals, insects and plants that inhabit our world.