CRDF Awarded Specialty Crop Block Grant

CRDF Awarded a Specialty Crop Block Grant Project to Support the Health of New Citrus Plantings. The Citrus Research and Development Foundation has been notified by the Specialty Crop Block Grant Program administered through Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, that their proposal submitted for support in the most recent Block Grant cycle was […]


CRDF is happy to pass along communication of the conditional acceptance of the Bayer CropScience request for a 24(c) SLN Registration of ADMIRE® PRO for use on young citrus trees in Florida. This effort will provide additional assistance in suppressing ACP populations on young citrus trees that are 5-9 feet tall and are vulnerable to […]


USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture Announces Citrus Research Project Award A public announcement from USDA, NIFA reporting awards under the Specialty Crop Research Initiate (SCRI) October 1, 2012 included the approval of a multi-year national project whose goal is to develop novel solutions to combat the citrus disease, Huanglongbing (HLB), which plagues Florida […]

CATP12 Annual Call for Research Pre-proposals

CRDF ANNOUNCES ANNUAL CALL FOR RESEARCH PRE-PROPOSALS On September 8, 2012, the Citrus Research and Development Foundation, Inc. released the CATP12 Request for Pre-proposals for research to develop solutions to manage Citrus Greening (Huanglongbing), Canker and other emerging diseases threatening citrus production.  The Foundation annually requests, reviews and approves citrus research projects that address the overall […]