Xylella detected in almonds

A new strain of Xylella fastidiosa, identified in Puglia, Italy, threatens local agriculture, particularly vines and almonds. Detected in Triggiano, this strain poses a significant risk to grapevines, with authorities urging immediate action to contain its spread. This discovery underscores the importance of vigilant monitoring and international cooperation in combating such plant pathogens.

Authorities Identify Xylella Strain Infecting Vines, Almonds in Puglia – Olive Oil Times