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EU to prevent the spread of Xylella fastidiosa

Posted on Sun, 21 Feb 2016, 15:25

IPPC member states endorse reinforced measures at EU level to prevent the spread of Xylella fastidiosa, which affects olives, grapevines and citruses. http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-15-4887_en.htm

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APPPC Systems Approach Workshop

Posted on Sat, 20 Feb 2016, 15:26

APPPC System Approach workshop was held in Bangkok from 30 November to 4 December 2015. It opened with a detailed study of the building of systems approaches. Report from APPPC Systems Approach Workshop is now available. http://www.apppc.org ...

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Effort of PPD-Nepal on pest management for citrus and others eco-friendly pest management practices

Posted on Fri, 19 Feb 2016, 15:31

Effort of PPD-Nepal on pest management for citrus and others eco-friendly pest management practices. http://www.apppc.org/content/effort-ppd-nepal-pest-management-citrus-and-others-eco-friendly-pest-management-practices

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Twenty-ninth session of the Asia and Pacific Plant protection Commission APPPC) in Bali Island Indonesia

Posted on Fri, 19 Feb 2016, 15:30

Twenty-ninth session of the Asia and Pacific Plant protection Commission (APPPC) in Bali Island, Indonesia, from 7 to 11 September 2015. http://www.apppc.org/content/twenty-ninth-session-asia-and-pacific-plant-protection-commission-apppc-has-been-opened-bali

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Thailand receives FAO Edouard Saouma Award for its international recognition in containing spread of Cassava Pink Mealybug

Posted on Fri, 19 Feb 2016, 15:28

Thailand receives FAO Edouard Saouma Award for its international recognition in containing spread of Cassava Pink Mealybug in Greater Mekong Subregion. http://www.apppc.org/content/thailand-receives-fao-edouard-saouma-award-its-international-recognition-containing-spread

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The Pest Detection program of United States Department of Agriculture plays a role to prevent introductions of harmful plant pests and diseases by detecting them as soon as possible.

Posted on Thu, 18 Feb 2016, 15:41

The Pest Detection program of United States Department of Agriculture plays a role to prevent introductions of harmful plant pests and diseases by detecting them as soon as possible. https://www.aphis.usda.gov/aphis/ourfocus/planthealth/pest-detection

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The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service APHIS) is expanding the Phytophthora ramorum quarantine area in Curry County Oregon

Posted on Thu, 18 Feb 2016, 15:37

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is expanding the Phytophthora ramorum, which causes sudden oak death, ramorum leaf blight, or ramorum dieback, quarantine area in Curry County, Oregon. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=646

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The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service APHIS) is expanding its pine shoot beetle regulated area to include Scotland County in Missouri and all of Maryland

Posted on Thu, 18 Feb 2016, 15:35

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is expanding its pine shoot beetle regulated area to include Scotland County in Missouri and all of Maryland. http://www.pestalert.org/oprDetail.cfm?oprID=645

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First edition of the tri-monthly newsletter -'The ePAN'

Posted on Wed, 17 Feb 2016, 15:34

Newly released! First edition of the tri-monthly newsletter -The ePAN - ePhyto APPPC News from the working group. http://www.apppc.org/content/newly-released-first-edition-our-tri-monthly-newsletter-%E2%80%9C-epan%E2%80%9D-%E2%80%93-ephyto-apppc-news-working

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Achievements in Implementation Facilitation in 2015

Posted on Mon, 08 Feb 2016, 09:01

The IPPC Implementation Facilitation Unit (IFU), as part of the IPPC Secretariat, participated in the IPPC Secretariat Annual Meeting that took place on 22 January 2016.

Mr. Orlando Sosa, IPPC Implementation Officer, presented the activities of the IFU over the ...

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Achievements in Integration and Support in 2015

Posted on Fri, 05 Feb 2016, 09:03

The IPPC Integration and Support Team (IST), as part of the IPPC Secretariat, participated in the IPPC Secretariat Annual Meeting that took place on 22 January 2016.

Mr. David Nowell, Information Officer, presented the IST activities over the past year ...

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Diagnostic Protocols newly adopted!

Posted on Wed, 03 Feb 2016, 17:37

Photos: Evolution of symptoms of pine (Pinus pinaster) infested by Bursaphelenchus xylophilus, from healthy tree to dead. (Photo courtesy T. Schröder, Julius Kühn-Institute, Germany.)

Diagnostic Protocols newly adopted!

The IPPC Secretariat is delighted to announce that on 30 January 2016 ...

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Kuwait - WTO Workshop on Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

Posted on Tue, 02 Feb 2016, 09:17

A Regional Workshop on the WTO Agreement on the Application of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures (the SPS Agreement) for the Arab Region took place from 25-29 January 2016 in Kuwait. Members from Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria ...

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Achievements in Standard Setting in 2015

Posted on Mon, 01 Feb 2016, 15:50

The IPPC Standard Setting Unit (SSU) participated in the recent IPPC 2016 Annual Meeting, taking place at FAO Headquarters on 22 January 2016. The meeting was an occasion to reflect on the 2015 accomplishments and to present strategies and activities ...

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