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Idaho psyllid test positive for liberibacter

The first psyllid to test positive for liberibacter (Lso), the bacterium that causes zebra chip disease, has been confirmed.

The psyllid was collected from a yellow sticky card in a potato field from Canyon County, in western Idaho.

Idaho field tests results are available here.

Originally posted Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

Tags: canyon county, idaho, liberibacter, spudman, potato growing magazine,, zebra chip