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Sault-made pesticide earns national registration – Northern Ontario Business

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By: Lindsay Kelly It’s Murphy’s Law that the day you get great news you aren’t around to receive it. So it went for Joe Meating in early October. When he received confirmation from the Pest Management Regulatory Association PMRA that … Continue reading

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Small Firm Takes on the Big Hitters – National Research Council Canada

BioForest Technologies Inc. has only nine full-time employees, but it has massive potential in an industry dominated by multi-nationals November 02, 2012 — Sault Ste Marie, Ontario In a biotech industry led by multi-billion dollar chemical companies like Monsanto, it’s … Continue reading

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La Ville de Montréal s’attaque à l’agrile du frêne – Montréal Radio-Canada.ca

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Pour enrayer la propagation de l’agrile de frêne, la Ville de Montréal mène actuellement une opération d’injection de biopesticide sur quelques frênes ciblés. Ce coléoptère venu d’Asie a été repéré pour la première fois à Montréal l’été dernier. Depuis, la Ville … Continue reading

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Emerald Ash Borer in Bruce County – Bayshore Broadcasting

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The emerald ash borer has been discovered in Bruce County. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency confirmed the discovery inWaterworks Park in Lucknow. It’s the first time the bug has turned up in the area, and the CFIA is urging people … Continue reading

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City of Ottawa adds another $1 million in fight against ash borer – Ottawa Citizen

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OTTAWA — The city is pledging an additional $1 million for tree injections and planting this year as it continues to battle the emerald ash borer. The insect poses a serious problem, councillors said Wednesday as they unanimously agreed to … Continue reading

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Ash borer clean-up poses new problem – Ottawa – CBC News

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A local biologist says the City of Ottawa might have inadvertently created a major environmental problem dealing with the emerald ash borer. The city has been cutting trees infested with the pest in an effort to prevent the spread of … Continue reading

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Invasive beetles destroying Oshawa ash trees – DurhamRegion.com

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OSHAWA — An invasive species is destroying Oshawa’s ash trees at a much faster pace than initially anticipated and the City must spend tens of thousands of dollars dealing with the problem. The emerald ash borer is a small beetle … Continue reading