Thursday, February 17, 2011

Emergency Funding to Fight European Grapevine Moth

The USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service has funded an additional $16.922 million in emergency funding to fight the spread of European grapevine moth in California. This pest of grape feeds on flowers and bunches. The first occurrence of the European grapevine moth was in October 2009 in Napa Valley. Click here to read more.