Tagged citrus nurseries

A.H. Whitmore Farm in Leesburg, FL, as seen from Google Earth
Varieties & Rootstocks
March 16, 2017
Experimental Citrus Groves Disappearing in Florida
Challenges to growth expand as vital research is in dire need of a home. Read More
Cartoon sketch of a citrus seed machine
Varieties & Rootstocks
February 22, 2017
Citrus Nurseries Analyze the Need for Seed
It seems many growers are more certain about their scion choices than they are about available rootstocks. Read More
'Gold nugget' seedless tangerine
Varieties & Rootstocks
January 18, 2017
5 Florida Citrus Nursery Trends Worth Watching
Gleanings from recent grower gatherings expose opportunities and possibilities in new variety development and management. Read More
Citrus supply chain graphic
Varieties & Rootstocks
December 19, 2016
Finding Weak Links Key to Saving Florida Citrus
Unique supply challenges placing a strain on restoration of the state’s acreage. Read More
Dooryard citrus tree in Florida
Varieties & Rootstocks
April 16, 2016
Dealing With The Dooryard Citrus Dilemma
While the added revenue that comes with consumer segment trees is nice, an elevated risk of pest pressure cannot be denied. Read More
Florida EV1 Valencia hybrid oranges
Varieties & Rootstocks
January 20, 2016
Struggling Citrus Sector Has Lifeline In New Variety Development
Progress on numerous fronts show, for many, the glass is half full. Read More
Citrus rootstocks UFR 2, UFR 3, UFR4, UFR 16
Varieties & Rootstocks
October 24, 2014
Playing The Citrus Rootstock Market Has Risks And Rewards
Experimental material forcing producers to roll the dice. Read More
March 24, 2014
High Pressure Building In Need For Citrus Trees
Barometer check reveals growing challenges for those ready to replant. Read More
March 20, 2014
Florida Citrus Industry Welcomes New State-Of-The-Art Greenhouse
$200,000 nursery research facility has capacity for 12,000 experimental trees. Read More
July 24, 2013
Momentum Building For Florida Citrus Nursery Segment
Since the early days of Florida’s commercial citrus industry, research has been a key component in the formula for sustainability. Read More
June 17, 2013
There’s Hope In Citrus Rootstock Ramp-Up To Head Off HLB
Nurseries, growers, and just about everyone in the citrus industry with a pulse have been intrigued, if not excited, about Read More
June 9, 2013
New Citrus Variety Options Open For Florida Growers
New Varieties Development & Management Corp. (NVDMC) has announced a schedule of statewide grower meetings supporting the launch of the Read More
May 20, 2013
Florida Citrus Nurseries Running At Full Capacity
Despite grower frustrations and concerns with tree decline and fruit drop, many — if not all — Florida citrus nurseries Read More
May 1, 2013
Data Plan Desperately Needed To Track Early Citrus Plantings
Growers considering an investment in new citrus varieties are requesting statistical information that is either unavailable or has not yet Read More
March 29, 2013
9 New Citrus Varieties Face Trial
The November 2012 edition of “Citrus Nursery Source” provided a basic explanation of FAST TRACK, a new and innovative model Read More
February 28, 2013
Citrus Nursery Survey Says: Keep It Simple
The emergence and availability of proprietary citrus varieties is a reality for citrus growers worldwide. Most promising new varieties will Read More
Varieties & Rootstocks
September 11, 2012
Florida Citrus Nursery Tree Survey Results Released
The Florida Nursery, Growers & Landscape Association (FNGLA) and Florida Citrus Mutual jointly developed a survey of citrus growers to Read More
January 24, 2011
In Focus: Paul Fabry
1. You’ve been in the citrus nursery business for many years. When canker eradication came along, how disruptive was it Read More
The Latest
May 26, 2017
Jury Sides with University in Strawberry…
Decision says former breeders infringed on UC patents to develop material for corporate breeding firm. Read More
May 25, 2017
Stolen Hives Recovered in Nearly $1M Hei…
Man likely stole hives from across the state of California in the last three years. Read More
Farm Management
May 25, 2017
Plight of Trade Policy Grounding Many U.…
Much-needed investments in labor-saving technology could be key to long-term survival. Read More
Farm Management
May 25, 2017
Florida Farm Winning Case for Medicinal …
Judge rules in favor of 3 Boys Farm in the quest to expand its crop/business portfolio. Read More
May 25, 2017
Are We Overstating the World’s Ove…
If growers can’t achieve a fair return on investment and stay in business, it won’t matter what the population is in 2050. We all will be trouble. Read More
May 24, 2017
Falcons Scare off Other Birds at Duncan …
It collaborates with a firm that uses trained falcons to intimidate and scare off nuisance birds such as the horned larks and pigeons that frequent the area. Read More
May 24, 2017
Organic Growers in Turmoil (Opinion)
Although consumers are demanding, and getting more organic produce options, growers are grappling with fundamental questions. Read More
Sweet Corn
May 24, 2017
Stay on Your A Game to Conquer Corn Leaf…
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this vegetable pest. Read More
May 23, 2017
Search is on For Next Crop of Florida Ag…
Nomination period now open for longtime industry honor. Read More
Apples & Pears
May 23, 2017
Grower Shares Personal Impact of Labor S…
USApple leader Phil Glaize of Virginia stresses need for reform with current labor regulations, programs at Congressional briefing on agriculture labor crisis. Read More
Stone Fruit
May 23, 2017
Northeast Peach Crop Rebounds
After a mild winter and relatively uneventful bloom time, the crop is setting up nicely for the region. Read More
May 23, 2017
Researchers Examining Potential for Long…
Team at Penn State University using low and high tunnels and plastic coverings to extend raspberry and strawberry seasons. Read More
May 23, 2017
Webinar Series Highlights New Research o…
National Pollinator Week webinar showcases research to improve honeybee colony health by 2020. Read More
May 23, 2017
California Lemon Growers Sue USDA
Lemon industry files suit against rule allowing importation of Argentine lemons. Read More
May 23, 2017
Insects (Bad and Good) Make for Interest…
Disease-fighting bees and the deadly citrus psyllid were at the center of two recent, research-fueled out-of-office adventures. Read More
Crop Protection
May 23, 2017
Valent Grants Organic Farming Scholarshi…
University of Florida Doctor of Plant Medicine student receives $1,500 toward the development of training materials. Read More
Varieties & Rootstocks
May 23, 2017
In Quest for Low-Seeded Citrus, It Takes…
Momentum for viable mandarin hybrids for Florida reaching a peak in the land down under. Read More
GenNext Growers
May 22, 2017
How to Make Dollars and Sense of Today&#…
Despite current challenges impacting the future of the North American fruit and vegetable industry, there are opportunities to be had. Read More