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 1,000 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.
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...
Area-Wide Treatment Update in San Diego County/Temecula
To maximize the impact of Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) treatments in commercial groves and prevent...
Asian Citrus Psyllid Detected in San Francisco
San Francisco County has been placed under quarantine following the detection of one Asian citrus...
San Joaquin Valley
California Detections of Huanglongbing Up 160 Percent In 2018
Detections of Huanglongbing (HLB), an incurable plant disease that kills citrus trees, increased by...
San Bernardino ACP-HLB Task Force Meeting – Jan. 24
The San Bernardino Task Force is holding a meeting on Jan. 24 at 10 a.m. at the San Bernardino...
Ventura County ACP-HLB Task Force Workshop – Dec. 17
The Ventura County ACP-HLB Task Force invites local citrus industry members to attend an...