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Draft genome sequence of Xylella fastidiosa subsp. fastidiosa strain IVIA5235, isolated from Prunus avium in Mallorca island, Spain

Microbiol Resource Announcements, 7 (14), e01222-18. | doi: 10.1128/MRA.01222-18 Authors Blanca B. Landa (a), María P. Velasco-Amo (a), Ester Marco-Noales (b), Diego Olmo (c), María M. López (b), Inmaculada Navarro (b), Adela Monterde (b), Silvia Barbé (b), Miguel Montes-Borrego (a), Miguel Román-Écija (b), Maria Saponari (d), Annalisa Giampetruzzi (e) Affiliations (a) Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Institute for Sustainable Agriculture, Córdoba, […]

Now available the program of POnTE and XF-ACTORS joint annual meeting in Valencia

The Annual Meeting of the POnTE and XF-ACTORS Projects funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, will take place in Valencia, Spain from 23 to 26 October 2018, co-organized by the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias (IVIA) Generalitat Valenciana. The Meeting will be dedicated to the presentation of the latest scientific results gathered within […]

CITOLIVA presented the results of the POnTE Project to olive growers in Jaen

CITOLIVA organized a training conference in collaboration with the Interoleo Group. The leading experts showed the advances of the Vegetal Health in olive growing from 18 to 20 of September in Jaén. On the closing day, Blanca Landa, a researcher at the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) in Córdoba, analyzed the current situation of Xylella  […]

Plant Selection and Population Trend of Spittlebug Immatures (Hemiptera: Aphrophoridae) in Olive Groves of the Apulia Region of Italy

Journal of Economic Entomology 2018 Sep 28. | doi.org/10.1093/jee/toy289 Authors Dongiovanni C1, Cavalieri V2, Bodino N3, Tauro D1, Di Carolo M1, Fumarola G1, Altamura G2, Lasorella C4, Bosco D3,5. Affiliations (1) Centro di Ricerca, Sperimentazione e Formazione in Agricoltura Basile Caramia, Via Cisternino, Locorotondo (Bari), Italy. (2) CNR-Istituto per la Protezione Sostenibile delle Piante, SS Bari, Via Amendola, Bari, Italy. (3) CNR-Istituto per la […]

A remarkable achievement of the seminar on Xylella fastidiosa organized by ANVE in Padova

The seminar “Xylella fastidiosa: law enforcement and its impact on the international market” was held in Padova at the 69th international hall for florovivaism, landscape architecture and green infrastructures (Flormart), moderated by Leonardo Capitanio, president of ANVE (National Association of Nurserymen Exporters), with the participation of the following speakers: Donato Boscia (International Research Consortia PONTE […]

A new outbreak of Xylella fastidiosa found in Tuscany (Italy)

The Regional Phytosanitary Service of Tuscany (Italy), within the framework of its official Xylella fastidiosa monitoring campaign, discovered for the first time in the region, in the promontory of Argentario, an outbreak of the bacterium. Preliminary investigations have revealed that the strain detected could belong to the subspecies multiplex, so far never found in Italy, […]

A preparatory meeting for a worldwide symposium on Xylella fastidiosa held in Madrid at IOC headquarter

A preparatory meeting was held at the Madrid headquarters of the International Olive Council (IOC), from 6 to 7 September 2018, in view of a worldwide symposium on Xylella fastidiosa next to be organized jointly with FAO, CIHEAM, International Plant Protection Convention IPPC and European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization EPPO/OEPP. This upcoming global conference […]

Apulian experience in contrasting Xylella depicted at a workshop organized by FAO and ONSSA in Morocco

A workshop on “Prevention against the introduction of Xylella fastidiosa in Morocco” was held in Rabat, at the Institut Agronomique et Vétérinaire Hassan II, on 13-14 September 2018. The event organized by FAO, in collaboration with Office National de Sécurité Sanitaire des produits Alimentaires (ONSSA), with the aim of raising awareness of the risk that […]