Dogs can detect agricultural diseases early

Posted by on June 9, 2018 12:00 am
Categories: Top News

Laurel wilt disease has had a devastating effect on the avocado industry in South Florida in past harvest seasons. Early detection can be instrumental in deterring a widespread infection. The use of scent-discriminating dogs has shown to offer the avocado industry legitimate signs of hope in their fight against the spread of the disease throughout their groves.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *