Xylella

The latest news and updates on issues surrounding the threat and spread of Xylella fastidiosa and its impact on the horticulture industry.

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EU considers adjusting Xylella control and buffer zones

EU considers adjusting Xylella control and buffer zones

A review is ongoing into possible buffer zone reduction around Xylella

Animal and Plant Health Agency updates phytosanitary certificate list

Animal and Plant Health Agency updates phytosanitary certificate list

APHA has updated additional declarations that must be made on phytosanitary certificates as a plant health authority in a country sending plants to the UK to combat rose rosette virus and other pest and disease threats.

Friends of the Earth recommends olives and palms instead of a Christmas trees

Friends of the Earth recommends olives and palms instead of a Christmas trees

NGO Friends of the Earth has recommended imported Xylella-risk olives as well as exotic palms, which recently have had issues with red palm weevil, as potted indoor Christmas tree substitutes.


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Xylella: is there scope for a cure?

Xylella: is there scope for a cure?

A scientific conference on European research into Xylella fastidiosa held in Palma de Mallorca, Spain will showcase the worldwide work being done to tackle the disease.

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