A Thermotherapy Field Day will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2015, at approximately 12 noon, immediately following Chris Oswalt’s Polk County OJ Break at UF, IFAS, CREC, Lake Alfred campus.
Participants will visit D. Wheeler’s Citrus Thermotherapy site in Lake Wales for a demonstration of the thermotherapy process for HLB heat treated trees.
Agenda to follow.
Reservations Due by Tuesday, December 1st – Registration Form — Thermotherapy Field Day 12-3-15
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Solutions for HLB
CRDF and the Florida citrus industry at large often receive inquiries and communication relating to potential solutions for HLB, ranging from chemical materials to control the vector, Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) to materials that may affect the survival or pathogenicity of the bacterium Candidatus Liberibacter asiaticus, which causes the disease.
It has become increasingly difficult to follow up on all of these leads in a timely manner, [Read More…]