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Boston Globe Interviews Collins About Harmful Fruit Fly

The Boston Globe interviewed Judith Collins, assistant scientist at the University of Maine School of Biology and Ecology, about a fruit fly that is threatening the state’s blueberry crop. Collins, who is working with a team on ways to attract the spotted wing drosophila away from blueberries on small farms, says the flies can cause terrible loses because they attack many fruits and their population can increase rapidly.

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