Tag Archives: Pierce’s Disease

GWSS Detection Program News

As part of protecting California from Pierce’s disease, the PDCP and county cooperators maintain a network of insect traps to actively monitor the state’s uninfested areas and rapidly detect any occurrences of glassy-winged sharpshooter (GWSS) in new areas. This monitoring […]

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Dr Lindow: Second Video

Video of Dr Lindow talking about his ongoing field trials to create winegrape vines that are resistant to Pierce’s Disease, which is deadly to grape vines and is spread by both the glassy-winged and blue-green sharpshooters. http://ow.ly/dFt3Y

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