Insect & Disease Update Stories

Insect & Disease UpdateMountains Of Data Being Used To Combat Citrus Greening
August 20, 2014
As HLB research evolves, new methods need to be developed to effectively utilize information. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateIs There Light At The End Of The Tunnel For Florida Citrus?
August 14, 2014
Time is of the essence in the race to beat greening. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateBaythroid XL Receives Special Florida Label For Asian Citrus Psyllid Control
July 30, 2014
EPA approval will add another option for growers’ chemical rotations. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateHail Mary Needed In Fourth Quarter Fight With HLB [Opinion]
July 28, 2014
Florida Grower editor Frank Giles says the sense of urgency is palpable in an industry where talk of an imminent shutdown of a processing plant is real and virtually every passing crop estimate drops by millions of boxes. Read More
CitrusFungicide Gets Clearance For Canker Control In Florida Grapefruit
June 17, 2014
Section 18 granted for applications of FireWall 50 WP on 54,000 acres. Read More
Citrus Achievement Award2014 Citrus Achievement Award Winner Has Faith In Citrus Greening Science
June 11, 2014
Mike Sparks, the 2014 Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award winner, played an instrumental role in securing significant funding for HLB-related Read More
CitrusResearchers Find Chemicals To Treat Citrus Greening In The Lab
June 4, 2014
University of Florida team hopes compounds can one day be taken to the grove. Read More

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Insect & Disease UpdateMountains Of Data Being Used To Combat Citrus Greening
August 20, 2014
As HLB research evolves, new methods need to be developed to effectively utilize information. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateIs There Light At The End Of The Tunnel For Florida Cit…
August 14, 2014
Time is of the essence in the race to beat greening. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateCoca-Cola Shares Additional $1.5 Million To Fight Citru…
August 14, 2014
Grant to help UF/IFAS researchers work toward a solution for devastating disease. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateFlorida Citrus Grower Keeps His Cool In The Heat Of HLB
August 13, 2014
Rex Clonts is seeking to create a systematic approach to treat entire groves with thermotherapy. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateBaythroid XL Receives Special Florida Label For Asian C…
July 30, 2014
EPA approval will add another option for growers’ chemical rotations. Read More
Insect & Disease UpdateHail Mary Needed In Fourth Quarter Fight With HLB [Opin…
July 28, 2014
Florida Grower editor Frank Giles says the sense of urgency is palpable in an industry where talk of an imminent shutdown of a processing plant is real and virtually every passing crop estimate drops by millions of boxes. Read More
CitrusFungicide Gets Clearance For Canker Control In Florida …
June 17, 2014
Section 18 granted for applications of FireWall 50 WP on 54,000 acres. Read More
CitrusUSDA: New Farm Bill Funds Available For Citrus Greening…
June 16, 2014
$31.5 million being allocated to test various ways to thwart disease throttling the U.S. citrus industry. Read More
Citrus Achievement Award2014 Citrus Achievement Award Winner Has Faith In Citru…
June 11, 2014
Mike Sparks, the 2014 Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award winner, played an instrumental role in securing significant funding for HLB-related Read More
CitrusResearchers Find Chemicals To Treat Citrus Greening In …
June 4, 2014
University of Florida team hopes compounds can one day be taken to the grove. Read More
CitrusStudy Finds HLB-Infected Citrus Prime Spot For Species …
May 30, 2014
What do a tree, a psyllid, the greening bacterium, and a wasp have in common? According to University of Florida researchers, a lot. Read More
CitrusCitrus Greening’s Girth Causing Orange Crush
May 19, 2014
Input costs are pushing producers well beyond the break-even point. Read More
CitrusUSDA Announces First Citrus Greening Funding Allocation…
May 14, 2014
$1.5 million designated for expanding biocontrol efforts to fight the disease. Read More
CitrusFlorida Citrus Mutual Celebrates Successful Legislative…
May 5, 2014
The passing of multiple monetary appropriations for further research indicates the industry is still a top priority to state lawmakers. Read More
CitrusStudy Discovers Citrus Greening Affects Roots Before Le…
April 30, 2014
Disease causes a loss of 30% to 50% of trees’ fibrous roots before symptoms are visible above ground. Read More
CitrusNBC Nightly News Puts Citrus Greening In Primetime Spot…
April 28, 2014
Report gives general public details about how HLB is putting a stranglehold on the Sunshine State’s signature crop. Read More
CitrusSection 18 Crisis Declared For Florida Citrus
April 9, 2014
Belay insecticide cleared for control of the Asian citrus psyllid during critical growth stage. Read More
CitrusAsian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Declared In Coastal Cal…
April 8, 2014
Potentially deadly disease-carrying pest moves north to San Luis Obispo County. Read More