Hi all, I found this a bit interesting:

"Weekend Edition Saturday, September 29, 2007 ยท Organic apple farmers keep their fruit free of worms by spraying their trees with a naturally occuring virus. But insects in some orchards in Germany have developed resistance to this biological insecticide and farmers are concerned."

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=14829418

Jon

Jon Clements
Extension Tree Fruit Specialist
UMass Cold Spring Orchard
393 Sabin Street
Belchertown, MA  01007
VOICE 413.478.7219
FAX 413.323.0382
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