Sorghum spp seed

Scientific Name
Sorghum spp seed (Grains / Seeds)

China (CN)

China (CN)

Sorghum spp seed

Grains / Seeds - Sowing No
NPPO details:
General Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection & Quarantine (AQSIQ) Peoples Republic of China
Relevant web addresses:

Export Criteria

Criteria Criteria Required?
Import Permit Yes
Phytosanitary Certificate Yes
Additional Declaration/Endorsement Yes
Protocol Market  

General Requirements

Consignments are to be free from pests, soil, weed seeds and extraneous material.
Original and official translation of the Import permit must be presented to the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Authorised Officer at the time of making appointment.

Visual inspection or laboratory testing may be used for certifying freedom from Ergot (Claviceps africana).

Panicum mosaic virus, Wheat eyespot (Pseudocercosporella herpotrichoides) and Black chaff (Xanthomonas translucens pv. translucens) do not require supporting evidence as it is not on sorghum seed export pathway.

Exporter to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources Authorised Officer at time of inspection
Micor Plants case does not apply to Sorghum vulgaris .


Treatment


Additional Declaration/Endorsements

Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 949)
1) Sugarcane downy mildew (Sclerospora sacchari) and Dwarf bunt (Tilletia controversa) are known not to occur in Australia,
2) The crop was inspected during active growth and found free from Sorghum ergot  (Claviceps africana), Crown gall (Agrobacterium tumefaciens) and Black chaff (Xanthomonas translucens pv translucens),
3) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) and Sorghum midge (Contarinia sorghicola).

Option 2 (EXDOC Endorsement No 3897)
1) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta).

Option 3 (EXDOC Endorsement No 3510)
1) Sugarcane downy mildew (Sclerospora sacchari) and Dwarf bunt (Tilletia controversa) are known not to occur in Australia,
2) Using official procedures, the consignment was found free from evidence of Ergot (Claviceps africana), Panicum Mosaic Virus, Wheat eyespot (Pseudocercosporella herpotrichoides) and Black chaff (Xanthomonas translucens pv. translucens).


Reference

Import permit dated 19 January 2016.


Initial Uploaded: 29/07/2014
Reviewed Uploaded: 27/01/2016