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HTHF_montagePhytophthora is a genus of soil, air or water borne plant pathogens that pose major challenges to global biosecurity.

Scion is leading a six-year collaborative research programme to address the threat of Phytophthora species to New Zealand’s agriculture, horticulture, and natural and urban forest estates.

 

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Funded by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, New Zealand Forest Growers Levy Trust, Radiata Pine Breeding Company and the Kauri Dieback Programme.