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CitrusMike Sparks Takes Home Citrus Achievement Award Trophy
July 25, 2014
During the Florida Citrus Industry Annual Conference in Bonita Springs, FL, Mike Sparks was presented the Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Read More
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Citrus2014 Citrus Achievement Award Winner Has Faith In HLB 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
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CitrusHigh-Tech Citrus Nursery Research Facility Now Open For Business
March 27, 2014
A new citrus nursery greenhouse was opened recently with a dedication ceremony at the Mid-Florida Research and Education Center in Read More
Root Sample Data Shows Link Between HLB And Phytophthora
CitrusRoot Sample Data Shows Link Between HLB And Phytophthora
February 21, 2014
Syngenta has been pulling soil samples for phytophthora thresholds at citrus growers’ request for more than 25 years. In recent Read More
CitrusDefending The Grove From Pests
August 9, 2013
Rotate modes of action to protect your citrus crops. Read More
CitrusBobby Barben Takes Home Citrus Achievement Award Trophy
July 30, 2013
The 2013 Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award winner Bobby Barben was honored during a special ceremony at the annual Citrus Read More
Citrus2013 Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award Tip Of The Hat
June 21, 2013
During the Florida Citrus Industry Conference in Bonita Springs, the 2013 Florida Grower Citrus Achievement Award winner Bobby Barben was Read More

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