First outbreak of Pepino mosaic virus in the Czech Republic

Publication Date
Fri, 15 Aug 2008, 00:00
Last Updated
Aug. 14, 2008, 9:01 a.m.
Report Number
CZE-04/2
Country
Czechia
Pest Id
Pepino mosaic virus - (PEPMV0)
Report Status
Final
Hosts
tomato plants
Pest Status
  • Present: under eradication
Geographical Distribution
South Moravia (Breclav)
Summary

PepMV was found in May 2008 at one company in South Moravia on tomato plants for fruit production grown in protected conditions. Emergency measures were taken for eradication PepMV. All plants were destroyed, including host species of weeds in the place of production and its close vicinity.

Danger
First outbreak in the Czech Republic
Report files
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