Imported plants can harbor exotic pests and diseases, study says

04/16/2012 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Plants imported to the U.S. can be carriers of exotic pests and diseases that are harmful to native plants, according to a study by the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis. The appearance of citrus longhorned beetle has led the U.S. government to study restrictions on plants from Europe, according to Faith Campbell of The Nature Conservancy.

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