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Two IPPC diagnostic protocols have recently been adopted. They are for Phyllosticta citricarpa (McAlpine) Aa on fruit and Xanthomonas citri subsp. Citri. Links to the protocols can be found by searching the table Diagnostic resources for priority pests on the NPBDN website.Read More
A workshop on identifying beetles of biosecurity concern was held at the Australian National University from 6-9 July 2014. The workshop was led by Dr Adam Slipinski and Cate Leman from CSIRO. A summary of the workshop is available here, you will need to be …Read More
Specimens were sent out by ANQAP to 11 participating laboratories in August and September 2013. Virus, Insect, Bacteria and Nematode reports were finalised in December 2013. The Fungi report was finalised in March 2014 but was then amended in July to acknowledge that Fungi 4 …Read More