Pest status of Tuta absoluta in South Africa

Publication Date
جمعة, 29 سبتمبر 2017, 13:21
Last Updated
سبتمبر 29, 2017, 1:21 م
Report Number
ZAF-36/1
الدولة
South Africa
Pest Id
Tuta absoluta - (GNORAB)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
Detections in the above provinces were mainly from Tomatoes while minor detections were from Potatoes.
Pest Status
  • Present: subject to official control
Geographical Distribution
Tuta absoluta is considered to be present, actionable and under official control in the above mentioned provinces of South Africa.
ملخص

Tuta absoluta is present in the nine provinces of South Africa.

Danger
Tuta absoluta cannot be completely eradicated; however, it can be contained and suppressed to lower population levels.
Contact for info
Ms Maria Mafadza, Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Private Bag x14 Gezina 0031 Email: [email protected]
Report files
Tuta absoluta pest report
الموقع
Issue keywords
Delimiting survey National Plant Protection Organization (NPPO) Risk Management
Commodity keywords
Potatoes, fresh or chilled Tomatoes, fresh or chilled

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