This is a communication to encourage participation by interested growers in the selection of cooperator field trial sites for further evaluation of HLB-tolerant rootstocks. Details of the trials are provided here and CRDF encourages submission of a letter of interest by December 1, 2014 from those who might be interested in hosting a regional trial. [Read More…]
Future CRDF Meetings
Commercial Prod Del Mtg 1-20-15 9:30 am EST
Research Mgmt Mtg 1-21-15 9:30 am EST
Finance & Audit Mtg 1-26-15 1:30 pm EST
Board of Director’s mtg 1-27-15 9:30 am EST
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.