EPPO Global Database

EPPO Reporting Service no. 04 - 1999 Num. article: 1999/058

Situation of Erwinia amylovora in Hungary in 1998

Erwinia amylovora (EPPO A2 quarantine pest) was introducted into Hungary in 1996 (see EPPO 96/106). In 1998, E. amylovora was found in 11 counties, on 58 locations, covering 651.4 ha (49 ha in gardens, and 602.4 ha in orchards) and corresponding to 21230 infected trees. Nurseries are free from the disease and are subjected to regular phytosanitary inspections.

Distribution of Erwinia amylovora in Hungary in 1998



NPPO of Hungary, 1999-04.