USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service  bulletin  07/10/2019

APHIS Confirms Detection of Phytophthora ramorum-Infected Plants in Commerce

The infected rhododendron plants were part of a larger shipment that originated from nurseries in Washington State and Canada.  Read the full bulletin

In view of this announcement, BCLNA has asked the CFIA to reconvene the SOD Task Force, to provide industry with current information and work together to minimize the risk of moving SOD into BC.