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New contingency plan for Zebra Chip and its psyllid vector

A new Defra plant health response plan for findings of Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum (Zebra Chip) and its psyllid vector Bactericera cockerelli on glasshouse-grown crops has been published on the plant health portal. The plan describes how the plant health service for England will respond to the findings of the pathogen, including specific measures developed under the overarching Defra contingency plans for plant health in England.

The new contingency plan can be found here.