USDA Agricultural Research Service
April 8, 2011
Studying beef trim:
A study to ensure that imported beef trim is safe to eat has led to an ongoing collaboration between ARS scientists who conducted the research and colleagues from Uruguay, which exports this in-demand beef. (4/5) http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/pr/2011/110405.htm
Controlling the ash borer:
A newly identified chemical sex attractant, or pheromone, of the emerald ash borer could mean improved traps for monitoring and controlling the tree-killing beetle. (4/7) http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/pr/2011/110407.htm
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