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IEFC - Lettre - Article n° 17

Lettre IEFC

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Posted byC. Orazio [2006-07-06 00:00:00]

Update of IEFC Forest Pest and Diseases Guide

A new card has been added to the electronic version of the IEFC plagues and diseases guide. It is a pathogen that has damaged thousands of hectares of Pine Radiata in the United States, the Fusarium cincinatum. This specie is highly pathogen and has entered in Europe trough the Bask Country where it was reported for the first time in a nursery by the end of the eighties. Today, it does not only affects plants, but also adult stands. The Pine Radiata is specially threaten by this fungus, but tests have shown it can affect all pines.

Consult card: www.iefc.net