What is Pierce's Disease?

Pierce’s Disease is a bacterial infection, which is spread by bugs that feed on grapevines, particularly the "glassy winged sharpshooter." Grapevines that become infected with PD can quickly become sick and die.

The Anagrus epos complex: A likely source of effective classical biological control agents for glassy-winged sharpshooter control.

PIs: Joseph Morse; R Stouthamer

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Funding Sources:

  • Funded by: UC - PD Fund
  • Budget: $99,657
  • Start date: January 01, 2006
  • Stop date: January 01, 2007
  • Status: APPROVED