Exotic Pest Reporting
Cereal Cyst Nematode
Cereal Cyst Nematode (Heterodera filipjevi ) is a nematode pest. It was first detected in Oregon in 2007.
Cyst nematodes are an important problem damaging the roots of many kinds of plants worldwide, including wheat.
This nematode pest has been identified by USDA-APHIS as a serious threat to US Agriculture and Natural Resources, and surveys have been planned for multiple states.
03/13/2013 - Grain Growers Look for New Pest