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BASF Donates $50,000 to Bee and Butterfly Habitat Fund Program
BASF Donates $50,000 to Bee and Butterfly Habitat Fund Program
BASF Agricultural Solutions North America will donate $50,000 to The Bee and Butterfly Habitat Fund's Seed A Legacy pollinator habitat program.  The donation is part of BASF's annual Living Acres #MonarchChallenge initiative. The Bee and Butterfly Habitat Fund will use BASF's donation to expand its Seed A Legacy pollinator habitat program with the goal of restoring high-quality pollinator habitat
OSU Plans To Use Wasp To Fight Spotted Winged Drosophila
OSU Plans To Use Wasp To Fight Spotted Winged Drosophila
Oregon State University researchers are set to release a wasp discovered in South Korea, in an effort to combat an invasive fruit fly that causes $500 million in damage to the state’s fruit crops every year.  Professor Vaughn Walton led the team who found the parasitic wasp, and he says it should significantly reduce the need for expensive chemical pesticides. “The t...
Catinella Named New Director of Merchandising At PBNW
Catinella Named New Director of Merchandising At PBNW
Pear Bureau Northwest announced this week that Bob Catinella has been promoted to Director of Merchandising. Catinella started at PBNW in 2012 as one of the organization’s five Regional Marketing Managers and, according to the Bureau, has been continually taking on new responsibilities including adding national account responsibility for some of the country’s top retailers and becoming Lead Regio

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