Funding for this research was provided by:
H2020 European Research Council (727987-XFACTORS)
Ministerio de Economía, Industria y Competitividad, Gobierno de España (E-RTA 2017-00004-C06-01)
Organización Interprofesional del Aceite de Oliva Español
Received: 16 March 2020
Accepted: 7 May 2021
First Online: 29 May 2021
: VD and AF are plant health officers of the competent authority, as established by Regulation (EU) 2016/2031. They are responsible of enforcing and implementing the eradication program of <i>Xylella fastidiosa</i> in the study area, following the procedures established by the current regulation in the EU.