The EPPO Council met on 2012-09-25/26. Several EPPO Standards were adopted including new or revised Diagnostic protocols as listed below.
Xanthomonas spp. (Xanthomonas euvesicatoria, Xanthomonas gardneri, Xanthomonas perforans, Xanthomonas vesicatoria) causing bacterial spot of tomato and sweet pepper
Clavibacter michiganensis subsp michiganensis
Pepino mosaic virus
Globodera rostochiensis and Globodera pallida
These protocols will be published in the EPPO Bulletin in April 2013 but will be posted on the EPPO Website in December 2012. We will keep you posted!