Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Prevention of dissemination of nematodes pathogenic to tea into hitherto uninfested tea areas.

Abstract

A list of precautions to be undertaken in tea nurseries and fields to prevent nematode spread is given. As well as checks on contaminated tea plants and alternate hosts, the movement of soil and water into growing areas should be monitored.