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Drones, dogs used to protect avocado from disease

A devastating fungal disease in Florida threatens the nation’s nearly half-billion dollar avocado industry. That’s leading researchers to use extreme measures like drones and dogs to respond. Vicente Arenas reports from an avocado grove in South Florida with a first hand look at the air and ground battle.
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