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With the purpose of developing new biological methods to control one of the major pests affecting the southwest Europe pine stands, a joint collaboration initiated a research to detect the parasitoid guild of the Pine Wood Nematode (PWN) vector, Monochamus galloprovincialis (Olivier).
By Jeremy Smith BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union has delayed wood packaging rules aimed at keeping out tree-eating insects to allow its trading partners more time to assess whether tree bark really poses a safety risk, the EU executive said on Wednesday.
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