The following two links provide the lists of proposals approved for funding by the CRDF Board of Directors at their June 18, 2015 meeting. Please note that funding on several of the projects is contingent upon revisions to the budgets or scope of work that were included in the committee recommendations to the Board. Those researchers will be advised of the required revisions within the next few days.
CATP15 Research Proposals Approved for Funding
Links to the Latest at CRDF
NuPsyllid Presentations – Feb 2015
Field Trial Evaluation Methods for Growers
News Release-Vilsack announces $23 million for Greening
Grower Day Presentations – 3/12/15 Antimicrobial Strategies – Dr. Slinski 1/27/15
Knowledge Mapping Next Steps – Dr. Logue 1/27/15
CPD Quarterly Report – December 2014
NuPsyllid Quarterly Report – December 2014 [Read More…]
Future CRDF Meetings
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…]