Pest Attack

Tea Mosquito Bug Infestation

India is the world’s second-largest tea producer after China. However, the tea industry in India has been facing a major setback due to the infestation of tea mosquito bugs. These pests, which are a type of mirid bug, feed on ..




Jasmonic Acid in Plants

Scientists in the US have discovered a network through which plants communicate in times of pest attack. Jasmonic acid was found to be an important component in this mechanism. About the Study The scientists studied how the jasmonic acid acted ..