News Articles Tagged with 'diseases & pests'


Fera regularly share news and insight around a range of subjects across the agri-food chain.

    Feed the birds? Scientists highlight risks of disease at garden bird feeders
    Collaborative ZSL/BTO study stresses ongoing importance of feeding while investigating evolving threats to wild birds. Read more
    The Dropsa team present their latest & closing findings at the International Soft Fruit conference in the Netherlands, 11 January 2018
    he International Soft Fruit Conference 2018 included a wide range of presentations that covered many different aspects of the soft fruit industry. Read more
    What do pesticide usage surveys tell us about changing farming practices
    For many years, Fera has worked with farmers, growers and agronomists to achieve more sustainable crop production while protecting the environment from the threat of diseases and pests. This has involved the development of new strategies and techniques to detect, identify, monitor and tackle both indigenous and non-indigenous threats in growing crops and stored produce. Read more