New in March 2014 from the ISC

In March 2014 the following datasheets were¬†published on CABI‚Äôs Invasive Species Compendium (ISC). You can explore the open-access ISC here:¬†www.cabi.org/isc Bothriochloa pertusa¬†(pitted beard grass) – B. pertusa¬†is a perennial grass native to eastern and southern Asia. It has been widely introduced in the Americas, Australia and the Pacific, either accidentally or probably in some cases…
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New in February 2014 from the ISC

In February 2014 the following datasheets were¬†published on CABI‚Äôs Invasive Species Compendium (ISC). You can explore the open-access ISC here: www.cabi.org/isc Drosophila suzukii¬†–¬†The damage caused by¬†D. suzukii¬†larvae renders fruit unmarketable.¬†In 2008 economic losses (based on maximum reported yield losses) for California, Oregon and Washington were estimated at 40% for blueberries, 50% for caneberries, 33% for…
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