Shot Hole Borer Invasion Places FABI In The Spotlight
13 December, 2018
The invasion of the tree-killing Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer (PSHB) in
South Africa has gained wide attention in the printed and digital media
over the past few months, not only in South Africa, but also abroad.
Many of these articles, interviews and videos featured interviews...
An Online DNA Sequence Database To Support Forest-Pest Management
5 December, 2018
Insect pests challenge the sustainability of both natural forests and
plantation forestry worldwide. Globally the number of invasive insect
pests has been shown to increase rapidly in recent years. A common
challenge in dealing with these pests is the accurate and rapid