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Research Project: Management of Temperate-Adapted Fruit, Nut, and Specialty Crop Genetic Resources and Associated Information

Location: National Clonal Germplasm Repository

Title: International regulations regarding exchange of Rubus plant material. In: Martin, R.R., Ellis, M.A., Williamson, B., Williams, R.N, editors

Author
item Hummer, Kim

Submitted to: Compendium of Blackberry and Raspberry Diseases and Insects
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 7/1/2017
Publication Date: 10/1/2017
Citation: Hummer, K.E. 2017. International regulations regarding exchange of Rubus plant material. In: Martin, R.R., Ellis, M.A., Williamson, B., Williams, R.N, editors. Compendium of Blackberry and Raspberry Diseases and Insects. St. Paul, MN: American Phytopathological Society. p. 146-147.

Interpretive Summary: This article summarizes the international quarantine regulations regarding plant material exchange for blackberries and raspberries. US federal importation regulations are summarized along with aspects of blackberries and raspberries that presented as noxious weed. Requirements for exporting blackberries and raspberries to foreign countries are also described. Property rights issues of blackberries and raspberries germplasm are presented.

Technical Abstract: This article summarizes the international quarantine regulations regarding plant material exchange for Rubus. US federal importation regulations are summarized along with aspects of Rubus that presented as noxious weed. Requirements for exporting Rubus to foreign countries are also described. Property rights issues of Rubus germplasm are presented.