Blueberry virus equals blueberry blues
DETROIT (AP) -- Two destructive viruses have struck the blueberry industry in the state of Michigan, home to a $124 million per year crop that is the largest in the United States.
Particularly upsetting to scientists is where one of the outbreaks occurred -- Michigan State University's agricultural research station in southwestern Michigan. An outbreak of blueberry shock is forcing scientists to destroy plants that represent two decades and millions of dollars of research.
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