Within the framework of the EU projects H2020 POnTE and XF‐ACTORS, a diagnostic training workshop on Xylella fastidiosa will be held at the “Centro di Ricerca, Sperimentazione e Formazione in Agricoltura (CRSFA) – Basile Caramia” in Locorotondo (Bari, Italy), from 19 to 22 September, 2017. The training is jointly organised by the Project partners Agritest Srl, (Valenzano, Bari, Italy), Cooperativa ACLI, (Racale, Lecce, Italy), DiSSPA‐UNIBA, CNR- IPSP, CRSFA, and CIHEAM‐IAM Bari.
The training workshop will include a 3-day practical session in the laboratory and a 1-day field trip in the demarcated infected area. The aim of the training is to provide technical skills for laboratory personnel and phytosanitary inspectors. A maximum of 15 participants will be admitted.
The deadline for the registration is 20 July 2017.