Latest Mycorrhiza Stories
Montana State University researcher Cathy Cripps hopes she's found another solution to the pine beetle infestation in the Rocky Mountains and Pacific Northwest.
A new genetic analysis revealing the previously unknown biodiversity and distribution of thousands of fungi in North America might also reveal a previously underappreciated contributor to climate change.
Some types of mushrooms (such as truffles, boletus or chanterelles) associated to earthworms can develop a mechanism of environmental engineering.
A new study reveals that fungi, not plants, are the real champions in the battle against climate change.
Glomeromycota is an ancient lineage of fungi that has a symbiotic relationship with roots that goes back nearly 420 million years to the earliest plants.
An iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch interface, cloud interactivity, and manual interaction all contribute to a powerful, yet cost-effective solution. Idyllwild, CA (PRWEB)
Ancient plants grown in state-of-the-art growth chambers recreating environmental conditions from more than 400 million years ago have shown scientists from the University of Sheffield how soil dwelling fungi played a crucial role in the evolution of plants.
An increasing number of crops commercially grown today are genetically modified (GM) to resist insect pests and/or tolerate herbicides.
Most plants live in symbiosis with soil fungi and are supplied with water and nutrients as a result.
Not only mineral oil and petroleum gas, also phosphorous is a scarce resource.