Rosselkhoznadzor / News
Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance
Joint Inspection of Seed Potato and Plant for Planting Consignments from Netherlands and Italy Completed
The Rosselkhoznadzor’s specialists completed their visit to
the Netherlands and Italy aimed at the pre-dispatch inspection of seed potato
and plant for planting consignments destined for export into the Russian
Federation on March 14, 2015.
In the course of the abovementioned activities the
Rosselkhoznadzor specialists took samples for lab testing in the FGBI
“All-Russian Plant Quarantine Institute” and the FGBI “Rostovsky Rosselkhoznadzor’s
Reference Centre” subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor and for the determination
of plant product phytosanitary status. When the testing is over it will be
decided whether it is possible to export the seed potato and plants for
planting from the Netherlands and Italy into the Russian Federation.
It should be reminded that upon the invitation of French and
German NPPOs the Rosselkhoznadzor specialists visited the said countries from
February 27 to March 8, 2015.
Within the visits the plant quarantine specialists carried
out joint inspections of seed potato and plant for planting consignments.
Currently the FGBI “Orlovsky Rosselkhoznadzor’s Reference
Centre” is testing seed potato samples brought from Germany to Russia on March
Mar 16, 2015