1 37 - Plan Your Journey With Sakura

Plan Your Journey With Sakura

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In Tokyo, there are obviously 100s of places to go sakura viewing or have a hanami party but be warned – with few exceptions these places will be busy! It is recommended that you get there as early as you can manage it to reserve your spot. Try not to miss out on seasonal treats […]

1 10 - Feasible Risk of West Nile Virus in the British Isles

Feasible Risk of West Nile Virus in the British Isles

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West Nile virus (WNV) has previously been identified as a vector-borne pathogen of concern to UK public and veterinary health. The presence of WNV in the UK has not been recorded, despite surveillance in humans, horses, and wild birds, but serological studies of resident and migratory birds have reported virus-specific neutralizing antibodies to WNV, Usutu […]

7 - Midge’s Issues in Irish Summer

Midge’s Issues in Irish Summer

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The wheat midge (Sitodiplosis mosellana) is found in most areas around the world, wherever wheat is grown. Significant damage to wheat crops occurs regularly in Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, southern British Columbia, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana and Idaho. An unseen enemy lies in wait for people making the most of fine weather and long evenings at […]