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— A recent sampling of outside press reports that relate to scientific activities at the Agricultural Research Service.

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Using poison-frog compounds to control fire ants
Web page of High Plains/Midwest Ag Journal    
Dec. 18, 2014

Consuming Dairy Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes
Web page of    
Dec. 11, 2014

Non-GMO purple potatoes make GM tomato even more redundant
Web page of    Dec. 4, 2014

Stress Eaters Brains Turn Off At Signs Of High-Calorie Foods
Web page of    November 19, 2014

Green Alternative for Controlling Native Stink Bugs in the Southeast
Web page of Milling World    November 12, 2014

Laser Probe Knows If You Ate Your Veggies
Web page of Futurity    November 6, 2014

New Imaging Technique Leads to Better Understanding Freezing in Plants
Web page of Scoop.It    November 4, 2014

National Arboretum’s “Grass Roots”: A brighter future for the lawn
Web page of Washington Post    October 29, 2014

Stinkbugs Have Spread to 41 States; Can We Stop Them?
Web page of   October 17, 2014

Predator beetle could munch coffee pest
Web page of Hawaii Tribune Herald   October 8, 2014

Scientists Plan to Kill Off the American West's Tumbleweeds
Web page of   September 25, 2014

Fighting Poisons With Bacteria
Web page of New York Times   September 16, 2014

How the latest pickle juice innovation is good for the environment
Web page of   September 6, 2014

Photo Slices Provide Detailed Images of Tiny Wasps for Biocontrol Efforts
Web page of Entomology Today blog   August 26, 2014

New switchgrass variety promises more biofuel at lower cost
Web page of Ethanol Producer Magazine  August 15, 2014

Orange Juice Drinkers May Soon Feel the Squeeze
Web page of blog   July 28, 2014

NASA's Aquarius Returns Global Maps of Soil Moisture
Web page of Space Daily   July 10, 2014

Nanoparticle-based coating helps stop water from beading
Web page of Nano Magazine   July 1, 2014

Keeping Cattle Tick Fever at Bay
Web page of Wildlife Society News    June 30, 2014

Identifying Yellow Perch Gender to Improve Production
Web page of The Fish Site   June 9, 2014

Primitive, bizarre, beautiful: New mite species reveal a lost world awaiting discovery
Web page of Smithsonian Science   May 22, 2014

Apples of Eden: Saving the Wild Ancestor of Modern Apples
Web page of National Geographic News   May 8, 2014

Smiting the mite to save the bees (and the crops they pollinate)
Web page of NPR   April 30, 2014

Is barley the biofuel option for the future?
Web page of Agriland   April 18, 2014

Researchers release new soybean germplasm line
Web page of April 7, 2014

How Can We Protect Against Bovine Tuberculosis?
Web page of The Dairy Site   April 1, 2014

Probiotics for pigs
Web page of Agriland   March 27, 2014

Dietary Products: Some are Under-researched, Over-marketed
Web page of   March 20, 2014

What Makes An Avocado Delicious?
Web page of Perishable News   March 6, 2014

Effect of Mom's Obesity on Baby's Bone Health Explored
Web page of   February 27, 2014

Carbon sequestration not so simple in biomass crop production
Web page of e!Science News   February 21, 2014

Aspirin-like compound may fight potato disease
Web page of   February 14, 2014

Researchers Study Myelin to Help Improve Piglet Survival
Web page of   February 7, 2014

New virus linked to bee colony collapse disorder
Web page of Los Angeles Times   January 21, 2014

In the field, the right flower arrangement can improve organic pest control
Web page of   January 17, 2014

Kitty litter: Potential new use for spent corn grains
Web page of Farm Forum   January 10, 2014

The Weed That Won the West
Web page of National Geographic  December 2013

Study Looks at Protecting Water Near Feedlots
Web page of National Hog Farmer   December 13, 2013

Healthy Breakfast: A "Plus" for Kids' Math Performance
Web page of  November 29, 2013

New method makes FMD vaccine production safer
Web page of Lancaster Farming   November 2, 2013

Tracking the Fate of Feedlot Contaminants with GIS Has Benefits
Web page of  October 22, 2013

New Trap on Tap for Better Beetle Control
Web page of  October 22, 2013

David Ramming Named to the USDA-ARS Science Hall of Fame
Web page of Wine Business   September 25, 2013

Stinkbugs Are Back and Scientists Need Your Help
Web page of Ellicott City Patch   September 12, 2013


Last Modified: 12/31/2014
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