Tagged Asian citrus psyllid

Biocontrols Conference
September 11, 2017
The Grower’s Take: Citrus, HLB, and Biological Control
Uncle Matt’s Organic orange juice brand has enjoyed steady growth since its 2002 inception. The brand’s success is due to Read More
Insect & Disease Update
August 28, 2017
California Extends Citrus Quarantine
A 94-square mile area of San Bernardino, Riverside counties now a part of state huanglongbing quarantine. Read More
Citrus
August 1, 2017
HLB Detected in California’s Historic Home of Citrus
Riverside County has a storied history of citrus production and is home to California Citrus State Historic Park, which preserves the cultural landscape of the citrus industry. Read More
Citrus
November 29, 2016
Saving California Citrus Means Thinking Outside The “Carton” [Opinion]
Saving the California citrus industry from the incurable disease Huanglongbing will take a creative multi-pronged effort. Read More
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Insect & Disease Update
January 18, 2016
California Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Update
Residential quarantine expands in Central Valley, agriculture officials continue to monitor movement of plants and plant materials. Read More
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Citrus
December 24, 2015
California’s Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Expands
Quarantine area of 64-square-miles added following detection of HLB vector. Read More
Citrus greening and psyllids
Insect & Disease Update
July 24, 2015
Second Case In A Month Of Citrus Greening In California
More trees testing positive for disease within close proximity of original find. Read More
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Insect & Disease Update
July 13, 2015
Citrus Greening Found For Second Time In California
Citrus greening has been found for the second time in California. The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and Read More
Insect & Disease Update
June 22, 2015
Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Expanded Again In California
Following an Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) find in San Luis Obispo County in May the California Department of Food and Read More
Asian citrus psyllid
Insect & Disease Update
April 30, 2015
Asian Citrus Psyllid: California Round-Up
Huge threat to the industry continues spreading throughout the Golden State. Read More
Insect & Disease Update
March 27, 2015
More California Citrus Placed Under Psyllid Quarantine
Asian citrus psyllid is found in Madera County – the heart of the San Joaquin Valley. Read More
Citrus
January 22, 2015
Asian Citrus Psyllid Marches North In California Citrus Belt
Part of one of the richest agricultural areas in the U.S., Fresno County, has been quarantined. Read More
Citrus
October 15, 2014
Asian Citrus Psyllid Moves Into Northern California
First detections made of damaging insect in Santa Clara and San Joaquin counties. Read More
Insect & Disease Update
September 30, 2014
UF Names Interim Director For Citrus Research And Education Center
Michael Rogers has been a central figure in Florida’s battle to survive greening. Read More
Insect & Disease Update
September 12, 2014
More Coastal Land In California Quarantined For Asian Citrus Psyllid
Additional Asian citrus psyllid adults and nymphs found on state’s central coast. Read More
Citrus
April 8, 2014
Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Declared In Coastal California County
Potentially deadly disease-carrying pest moves north to San Luis Obispo County. Read More
Citrus
February 7, 2014
California Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Enlarged Again
Latest find prompts expansion in San Joaquin Valley, the state’s Citrus Belt. Read More
Citrus
December 16, 2013
HLB Solutions Lead Agenda At 2014 Florida Citrus Show
The annual industry event to set up one-stop shop for gaining knowledge and growing business. Read More
Citrus
December 13, 2013
USDA Creates Emergency Response To Combat Devastating Citrus Disease
$1 million provided to jump start citrus response framework to HLB. Read More
Citrus
November 27, 2013
California Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Expands — Again
Latest addition brings the total quarantined area in the heart of California's commercial citrus production region to 888 square miles. Read More
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Citrus
November 17, 2017
Florida Citrus Tree Rehab in Full Swing …
With Hurricane Irma well in the rear view, growers and researchers hope to work groves back to a productive state as HLB rages on. Read More
Farm Management
November 17, 2017
Consumers Forking out Less This Year for…
Annual American Farm Bureau average price report reveals you can host a fine Turkey Day feast for less than $50. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 16, 2017
USApple Seeking Nominations for Young Ap…
Deadline to apply for program is Dec. 31. Read More
GenNext Growers
November 16, 2017
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Support Yo…
Act designed to help next generation access affordable land, crop insurance, and financial capital. Read More
Crop Protection
November 15, 2017
Syngenta Secures CRISPR Cas-9 License
Other companies also have secured licenses, but few have announced plans to use the gene editing technology on vegetables. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Vegetable Breeding for Timing Is only Pa…
Early and late season varieties give growers flexibility and allow them to sequence crops so harvest crews have steady work over a longer period. But those varieties also need other traits like disease resistance and taste. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Taste Is Back on the Front Burner for Ve…
In the pursuit for solving some of the biggest problems for growers, breeders have sometimes ignored flavor. Here are two breeders who have made taste a top priority. Read More
Citrus
November 14, 2017
USDA Announces Grants to Promote IPM Pra…
Methyl bromide transition, crop protection management among programs funded. Read More
Stone Fruit
November 14, 2017
Southeastern Peach Growers Hope for Wint…
Chill hours being sought, but the possibility of a La Niña climate pattern could mean a drier and warmer winter. Read More
Vegetables
November 13, 2017
Plant Breeding Is a Key Part of Precisio…
One theme that stood out during the vegetable seed trials this past summer was how much breeders are keeping future automation in mind. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Biostimulants Making Big Strides as It S…
The inaugural BiocontrolsSM USA East Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL, featured two days of educational sessions focused on how Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
So What Exactly Are Biostimulants, Anywa…
Biostimulants are one of the hottest new topics in specialty crops, but most growers could use a little clarity on where they fit. Here are the basics you need to know. Read More
Florida Ag Expo
November 13, 2017
Florida Growers Explore New Solutions to…
Farm innovation and alternative approaches to production front and center at 2017 Florida Ag Expo. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Microbial-based Biostimulants: Big Poten…
There is no shortage of interest in or questions and opinions about biostimulants. Many are working to develop them as Read More
GenNext Growers
November 12, 2017
USDA to Fund Research on Next Generation…
Engineering, production projects are designed to spur farming innovation. Read More
Berries
November 11, 2017
2018 North American Raspberry and Blackb…
Featured speakers at the annual conference, slated for February in Ventura, CA, include Miles Reiter of Driscoll’s. Read More
Citrus
November 9, 2017
Forecasters Subtract another Slice from …
USDA’s second stab at the season thins orange crop by another 7%; would be lowest output in more than 70 years. Read More
Fruits
November 9, 2017
Organic Fresh Produce Sales Top $1 Billi…
Sales of organic fruit were up 8.3% year on year, while sales of organic vegetables rose 6.2%. Read More