USDA-APHIS is accepting comments through September 4, 2012 regarding the content of their Pest Risk Assessment (PRA) of the genus Campanula
. The assessment pertains only to Campanula
plants that are at least 40-days old, being imported from Denmark, and grown in APHIS-approved growing media. It evaluates and scores the likelihood of quarantine pests associated with Campanula
Campanula plants take advantage of this opportunity to carefully evaluate the PRA and share your concerns (click here
). Even minor changes to the potential pest scoring could significantly impact the resulting risk management strategies that APHIS will require.