The California citrus industry is facing its biggest threat yet – the Asian citrus psyllid and the disease it can carry, Huanglongbing, also known as HLB or citrus greening disease.
HLB has been found in more than 1,300 trees to date in California. But by staying informed, working together, and following recommended treatments and regulations for the Asian citrus psyllid,
We Can Protect California’s Citrus.
Citrus Insider is managed by the Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program, an initiative funded by California citrus growers and administered by the California Department of Food and Agriculture.
San Bernardino County ACP/HLB Workshops This Month
As Huanglongbing continues to spread in Southern California, citrus growers and homeowners with...
Kevin Ball Joins Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Committee as Coastal District Representative
The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Committee (CPDPC) announces the addition of Kevin Ball as...
New Huanglongbing Detection in Riverside
A residential citrus tree in the city of Riverside has tested positive for Huanglongbing (HLB). The...
New Requirements for Movement of Citrus into a Huanglongbing Quarantine Area
The California Department of Food and Agriculture has changed the requirements for moving citrus...
CPDPP FY 17-18 Annual Report
The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program recently released its annual report for the 2017-2018...
What Will Happen if HLB is Found Near You? Find Out April 16-18
The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program is hosting informational meetings throughout...
Asian Citrus Psyllid Detection in Sacramento Prompts New Quarantine
Sacramento County has been placed under quarantine following the detection of one Asian citrus...
World Ag Expo Seminar: Asian Citrus Psyllid and Huanglongbing – Regulatory Compliance Update and Treatment Protocols
If you’re attending World Ag Expo, the Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program encourages...