On the occasion of the final event of the Project, the POnTE Consortium will organize an inaugural day entirely dedicated to Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum and Emerging pathogens of forestry.
The complete program of the event can be downloaded here.
The event will be held in Ajaccio, on October 28th, and will open the annual joint meeting of POnTE and XF-ACTORS Projects, this year part of the Second Scientific Conference on ongoing research into X. fastidiosa co-organised by the two consortia, on 29t-30 October, in collaboration with EFSA; the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA); the French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety (ANSES); the Office de l’Environnement de la Corse (OEC) through its department the Conservatoire Botanique National de Corse; the EU-funded projects CURE-XF and EuroXanth; and the Euphresco network for phytosanitary research coordination and funding.
In the course of the programme which includes presentations and discussions on the latest data and knowledge on X. fastidiosa, its host plants and vectors and control options, researchers from POnTE and XF-ACTORS will present the latest scientific results gathered within the framework of both Projects.
To view the conference programme, please visit this link.