8 Small Things You Can Do To Help Bees Survive

Bees are the backbone of the environment as we know it, helping many plant and animal species by pollinating. “More than 20,000 bee species around the world are the most important group of pollinator...

Stop Stroking Your Plants, They Absolutely Hate It

As much as we love to do it, your plants not only notice your excessive touching, but they actually hate it. Look, we might be anthropomorphizing a bit (okay, a lot) here but research has shown that ...

AFE Thrips & Botrytis Special Report

A Pre-season Checklist for Botrytis Management As the Valentine’s Day season approaches, the following checklist highlights some of the most important considerations to manage Botrytis blight from th...

Could These Fossils Push Back the History of Flowers?

A study analyzing 200 tiny flowers from 174 million years ago suggests angiosperms were around during the Jurassic, but paleobotanists are skeptical. We may recognize our world by its flowering plant...

China’s Moon Plants Are Dead

The moon is a lifeless world once again. The cotton plants that sprouted on the moon’s far side aboard China’s Chang’e 4 lander are dead, done in by the bitter cold of the lengthy l...