Pest & Disease Alert: Phytophthora Ramorum outbreaks detected in Lancashire and Yorkshire

Four outbreaks of Phytophthora Ramorum, or "sudden oak death', have been reported this week.

The Food & Environmment Research Agency (Fera) has identified four outbreaks of Phytophthora Ramorum this week. Two cases reported were in Cornwall, plus one each in Yorkshire and Lancashire. In all four events the host plant was a Rhododendron.  

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