Scotland's Plant Health Conference

28 May 2019 9am - 28 May 2019 3pm

Scotland's Plant Health Conference was held at the Hilton Double Tree Hotel next to Edinburgh Airport on 28th May 2019, and was attended by over 120 stakeholders from across the four main sectors (Environment, Horticulture, Forestry and Agriculture) as well as Scottish Government officials, including the Chief Plant Health Officer for Scotland. We are grateful to Minister Mairi Gougeon for opening the event.  

The Conference Programme is available here

Conference presentations:

Update on the Plant Health Centre; Xylella Session; Plant Health Centre Projects; Brexit Session; Climate Change Session  

Conference posters:

Climate Change; Emerald Ash Borer; Environmental Online Resource; Mobile TechnologiesPCN; Pesticide WithdrawalsPlant Health Dissemination; Scottish BiodiversityXylella Risk Mapping; Xylella Surveillance;Zebra Chip

Fiona Burnett with delegates at our launch event