Update: New Pest & Disease Records (28 Oct 15)

From the blog of Plantwise, with permission. Author:  Claire Curry We’ve selected a few of the latest new geographic, host and species records for plant pests and diseases from CAB Abstracts. Records this fortnight include the isolation and molecular characterization of the fire blight pathogen, Erwinia amylovora, isolated from apple and pear orchards in Egypt,…