Sorghum vulgaris seed
Grains / Seeds
General Administration of Quality, Supervision, Inspection Quarantine (AQSIQ) Peoples Republic of China
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 the appointment.
The exporter is to provide any combination of Laboratory Test Certificate, Crop Inspection Report and Area Freedom certificate for endorsing freedom from Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematodes (Meloidogyne spp, Radopholus similis, Paratrichodorus spp, Trichodorus spp and Xiphinema spp), Downy mildew (spp) and Sugarcane gumming disease (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv vasculorum).
Exporter to provide evidence attesting to the endorsement and to present to the Department of Agriculture Authorised Officer at time of inspection.
Restricted entry through designated international airports/ports only (refer to Import permit).
Option 1 (EXDOC Endorsement No 3587)
1) Pineapple eye rot (Cephalosporium sacchari) and Maize chlorotic mottle virus are not known to occur in Australia,
2) A representative sample was inspected and found free of Sorghum midge (Contarinia sorghicola), Ragweed (Ambrosia spp) and Johnson grass (Sorghum halepense),
3) Using official procedures, the consignment was found free from Bacterial wilt of dahlia (Erwinia chrysanthemi), Nematodes (Meloidogyne spp, Radopholus similis, Paratrichodorus spp, Trichodorus spp and Xiphinema spp), Downy mildew (Peronosclerospora spp) and Sugarcane gumming disease (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv vasculorum).
Import permit dated 11 February 2016.