Plant disease alert


A CAMPAIGN has been launched by the Valencia government to prevent one of the most serious plant diseases to hit Europe in recent times from reaching the region.

The bacterium Xylella fastidiosa was found in the Balearics at the end of 2016, forcing the islands’ regional government to take emergency measures and ban the export of plants.

Full story in Friday’s Costa Blanca News

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