The spread of Tobrfv, the Coronavirus of tomatoes, is reaching very worrying levels, the Hon. Ragusa: "A series of countermeasures examined in committee"
It is as if it were the Coronavirus of tomatoes. The spread of Tobrfv among crops has reached very worrying levels. And that's why yesterday morning, in Palermo, the Ars Production Activities Committee, chaired by the Hon. Orazio Ragusa, tried to take stock of this phytopathy, in the presence of the regional councilor for agriculture, Edy Bandiera, the general managers of the regional agriculture department, the managers of the regional phytosanitary services, university teachers, representatives of professional orders and companies operating in the sector. The severity of this new virus emerged from the meeting.
Tomato brown rugose fruit virus was first identified on tomatoes in Israel in 2014, later in Jordan in 2015. The first…
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