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    In 2009, the Citrus Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (CRDF) was formed to coordinate citrus research funding in the face of huanglongbing (HLB, also known as “citrus greening”). While it addresses the full array of citrus research needs, CRDF has focused on HLB because it represents an existential threat to the Florida citrus industry.

  • 2019 RFP to Conduct Large-scale Scientific Research Field Trials And Demonstration Projects

    Contractual Services Sought: Design and administer large-scale field trial and/or demonstration programs for the purpose of evaluating the efficacy of various HLB (citrus greening) management practices (further described below), and to collect and manage data in connection to such field trials. LEARN MORE »


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Upcoming Events and Meetings

August 2019

Research Management Committee
August 23, 2019
Hampton Inn & Suites, 22900 Hwy 27, Lake Wales @ 9am

Board of Directors
August 27, 2019
UF/IFAS, SWFREC in Immokalee @ 10am

September 2019

Select Committee on Plant Improvement
September 17, 2019
UF/IFAS, CREC in Lake Alfred @ 9:30am

Researcher Spotlight

Meet Researcher: Dr. Lukasz Stelinski on Vimeo

Dr. Lukasz Stelinski, Associate professor, UF-IFAS,
Citrus Research and Education Center in Lake Alfred, Florida.
Project: Insecticide resistance management in Florida citrus production