Soybean cyst nematode – Heterodera glycines

Deregulation of Heterodera glycines Ichinohe (Soybean Cyst Nematode)

Heterodera glycines no longer fits the definition of a quarantine pest. The risk-based decision was made considering several factors, including the low risk of the pest, the utilization of H. glycines best management practices, and discrepancy in domestic and import regulations. Soil is a prohibited substance and all imports are required to be free of soil.

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