In fact, of the twenty rose-trees which formed the parterre, not one bore the mark of the slug, nor were there evidences anywhere of the clustering aphis
which is so destructive to plants growing in a damp soil.
You don't know what it is to want spiritual tobacco--bad emendations of old texts, or small items about a variety of Aphis
Brassicae, with the well-known signature of Philomicron, for the `Twaddler's Magazine;' or a learned treatise on the entomology of the Pentateuch, including all the insects not mentioned, but probably met with by the Israelites in their passage through the desert; with a monograph on the Ant, as treated by Solomon, showing the harmony of the Book of Proverbs with the results of modern research.
Afterwards I allowed an ant to visit them, and it immediately seemed, by its eager way of running about, to be well aware what a rich flock it had discovered; it then began to play with its antennae on the abdomen first of one aphis
and then of another; and each aphis
, as soon as it felt the antennae, immediately lifted up its abdomen and excreted a limpid drop of sweet juice, which was eagerly devoured by the ant.
We are excited to have this opportunity to work for APHIS
on this very important program, helping them with their mission to safeguard American agriculture," said Michael Stolarik, President of QinetiQ North America's Mission Solutions Group.
has proposed regulations that would allow the use of irradiation to control species of fruit flies and the mango seed weevil in imported fruits and vegetables.
Moving the inspection service into the new department "would be detrimental to the functions APHIS
is charged with," he said.
The declaration form can be found on the APHIS
Under current USDA requirements, an APHIS
permit must be obtained before any experimental genetically engineered pharmaceutical-producing plants may be grown outside, Rogers said.
veterinarian Christopher Robinson says that a proposal to allow imports of "ruminant products" from the U.
policy now mandates that Hopper be consulted before the agency launches a control project.
entomologists raise these insects in 21 days or so from tiny, pearl-white eggs to greyish-brown young adult moths.
TSX VENTURE:EWS) ("EWI") is pleased to announce that the FS6000 wastewater sterilization system installed at the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) APHIS
facility in Maryland has successfully met testing and ongoing operational performance criteria.