Becker Vineyards Makes The Best Wine In Texas
August 25, 2010
(blog) Hail, a late freeze, Pierce's disease , all plagued his grapes. Sufficient grape supplies were hard to come by so he bought from all over Texas. ... and more ...
Genetically Modified World: Part III
Santa Barbara Independent
August 21, 2010
The bacteria (Xylella fastidiosa), carried in the guts of a leafhopper insect, is responsible for Pierce's disease in grapevines. Instead of attacking the ...
The Ojai Vineyard Opens New Tasting Room in Downtown Ojai
August 16, 2010
(blog) All of this was against the backdrop of Ojai losing its vineyards to Pierce's disease , which decimated the crop. Tolmach didn't let it stop him. ... and more ...
Inside Australian Parliament
August 11, 2010
... such as the USA and Simon was worried this would allow vine diseases such as Pierce's disease , which has ruined crops in California, to enter Australia ...
Odd Couples: The Salamander and the Alga
Berkeley Daily Planet
August 10, 2010
It reminds me a bit of the sharpshootersâ€”the group containing the vineyard-pest glassy-winged sharpshooter â€”and their symbiotic bacteria, which are housed in ...
Business News: Week of August 9
North Bay Business Journal
August 09, 2010
... at $0.75 per $1000 dollars crushed value for the 2010 winegrape harvest on the recommendation of the Pierce's Disease/ Glassy-winged Sharpshooter Board ...
Sharpshooters invade county
August 06, 2010
According to University of California Extension, Pierce's disease kills grapevines and there are no effective treatments for it. Three half-inch suspects ...
UC Riverside Faculty Member Joins Elite Group of Entomologists
August 03, 2010
(press release) ... grapevines with resistance to Pierce's disease , biotechnology for control of desert locust, and regulatory control of insect transgenic technologies ...
Entomological Society of America names 2010 Fellows - PhysOrg.com
August 02, 2010
(press release) ... grapevines with resistance to Pierce's disease , biotechnology for control of desert locust, and regulatory control of insect transgenic technologies. ... and more ...