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Official Pest Reports

Official Pest Reports are provided by National Plant Protection Organizations within the NAPPO region. These Pest Reports are intended to comply with the International Plant Protection Convention's Standard on Pest Reporting, endorsed by the Interim Commission on Phytosanitary Measures in March 2002.

Canadian Flag Update on the Phytophthora ramorum situation in Canada (2009)
Date posted: 10/13/2009
Contact: Not available

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has completed its 2009 national survey for Phytophthora ramorum.

Approximately 7,900 samples were taken at 243 sites of 174 plant nursery companies located throughout Canada. The pathogen was detected on plants at three nurseries, two retail and one wholesale in the urban area of Greater Vancouver, British Columbia. Plant destruction actions and soil testing have been completed at all sites and further sampling is being conducted to verify that eradications have been successful.

For more information on the Phytophthora ramorum, please visit the CFIA website at www.inspection.gc.ca.



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