Etiqueta 'Xylella fastidiosa'
Xylella Fastidiosa.

Environment

Bacteria has killed 79% of Mallorca's almond trees

A new study proves that the Xylella Fastidiosa plague has been present in Mallorca for more than 25 years.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/10/2020 00:10

Agriculture

Some almond tree varieties found to be resistant to xylella

Olive tree varieties display no difference in terms of resistance; almond varieties do.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter06/03/2020 04:01

Agriculture

Olive tree cargo prevented from entering Majorca

There are restrictions and regulations regarding the transporting of plants and trees because of "olive ebola".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter15/02/2020 14:19

Agriculture

Brussels to accept xylella containment policy

The containment policy means that only infected trees are cut down. Eradication would mean the potential loss of thousands of trees.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/09/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Xylella bacterium is now infecting vineyards

The environment ministry has confirmed that there are cases but has not said where they are or how many there are.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/08/2017 00:00

Environment

More than 200 confirmed cases of olive ebola in the Balearics

The regional government hopes to continue with its policy of containment rather than one of eradication.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/05/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Ibiza banned from exporting plants to other islands

The strain of the bacteria that has devastated trees in Italy has been detected in Ibiza.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/02/2017 00:00

Agriculture

All-party support for olive ebola measures

A policy of containment is better than one of large-scale elimination of trees.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter11/02/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Four months before Brussels checks on olive ebola plan

The Balearic policy is one of containment rather than more comprehensive eradication of trees.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter08/02/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Guardia increasing controls to prevent spread of olive ebola

There are calls for the Balearics to be "sacrificed" and for trees to be eliminated in order to prevent the spread of olive ebola to the mainland.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/02/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Insufficient resources to fight olive ebola

The services of the Guardia Civil are being offered in the fight against the spread of the "xylella fastidiosa" plague.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/02/2017 00:00

Agriculture

Tougher measures sought to prevent "olive ebola" in the Balearics

The consequences of the Xylella fastidiosa (XF) bacterium could be "catastrophic" for the Balearics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter21/07/2016 00:00