The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is warning sweet potato growers about an emerging root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne enterolobii, which has been identified in fields in Columbus, Johnston, Wayne and Wilson counties


The spread of pests and pathogens that damage plant life could cost global agriculture $540 billion a year, according to a report published on Thursday.



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Latest calls from the IPPC secretariat.

Call for expression of interests to join informal working group meeting on the IPPC Implementation pilot on surveillance on 11 - 12 June, Thailand.

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