First Detector
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The newsletter for the NPDN First Detector Community

August 2014



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Editors:  C.L. Harmon and
Stephanie D. Stocks

Highlights from the August 2014 First Detector Newsletter


  • NEW!  Egyptian broomrape (Orobanche aegyptiaca) found in California.  Read the article.

  • NEW!  First Detector input needed!  Read the article.

  • NEW!  More Asian citrus psyllid (Diaphorina citri) and citrus greening updates.  Read the article. 

  • NEW!  European grapevine moth (Lobesia botrana) declared eradicated from areas in California.  Read the article. 
  •  NEW! Potato wart found in Canada.  Read  the article. 
  • NEW! First Detector success story!  Read  the article. 




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