Friday, February 5, 2016

ARS Newslink: February 1, 2016 - February 5, 2016

ARS News Service
USDA Agricultural Research Service
February 5, 2016

A Striking New Crape Myrtle for Florida's Gardens and Landscapes

USDA has released a new pink crape myrtle suitable for lawns and gardens in South Florida. (02/03)

USDA Pest Management Program Targets Virus-transmitting Mosquitoes

USDA scientists have completed an area-wide pest management program targeting the Asian tiger mosquito which can transmit several diseases, including Zika virus. (02/03)


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