Portions of San Bernardino, Riverside and Sacramento counties have been placed under quarantine for the oriental fruit fly by the California Department of Food and Agriculture following the detection of multiple flies in San Bernardino and Sacramento counties.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) confirmed the presence of the insect, Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) in areas of Fontana. Known as Diaphorina citri Kuwayama, it feeds on citrus plants and spread the disease huanglongbing (HLB), a devastating disease of citrus.
Medfly Quarantine Declared in Cities of Upland, Ontario, Montclair and Rancho Cucamonga October 2021, San Bernardino County’s Pest Detection staff found a Mediterranean fruit fly (Medfly) while performing a routine survey in the City of Upland. Due to the significant threat to California’s environment, San Bernardino County partnered with the California…