Upcoming revision to import conditions for apiaceous seeds for planting

Revised import conditions for Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearumKey points

  • Effective 1 December 2021, specific measures for ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ (CaLso) on apiaceous seed for planting will be removed from carrot, celery/celeriac, chervil, fennel, parsley, and parsnip seed for planting.
  • The need for a polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test or hot water treatment (HWT) will end.
  • For tissue cultures, conditions will remain unchanged, should trade occur.