Xylella fastidiosa

Latest information on the harmful bacterium which affects mostly olives – Xylella fastidiosa.

This bacterium is present in South of Italy and Corsica, therefore of a concern for Malta. 

Click here to refer to the information by the Commission regarding this harmful pest.

Database of host plants found to be susceptible to Xylella fastidiosa in the Union territory

PR162631​ STQARRIJA MAĦRUĠA MIS-SEGRETARJAT PARLAMENTARI GĦALL-BIEDJA, SAJD U DRITTIJIET TAL-ANNIMALI: Is-Segretarju Parlamentari għall-Biedja, Sajd u Drittijiet tal-Annimali jnedi kampanja ta’ għarfien dwar il-batterju Xylella Fastidiosa​ 23.11.2016