Project final report

Bogia coconut syndrome in Papua New Guinea: developing biological knowledge and a risk management strategy

Date released
10 September 2020
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This project aimed to better understand the biology of Bogia coconut syndrome, a plant disease that has killed hundreds of coconut palms in Madang Province, Papua New Guinea, (and associated banana wilt associated phytoplasma disease), with a view to developing an appropriate and evidence-based response, based on a realistic assessment of the threat to coconut and other crops.

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