Plum Pox Quarantine Rescinded In Pennsylvania

After 10 years of collaboration between the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, United States Department of Agriculture, Penn State University, the fruit production industry, and other local partners, Pennsylvania is finally able to rescind the quarantine orders for Plum Pox virus.


To celebrate the eradication of Plum Pox virus in Pennsylvania, Penn State University’s Fruit Research and Extension Center in Biglerville will host an event on Thursday, Oct. 29 at 10 a.m. Find out more at