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 2,300 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.
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CPDPP FY 19-20 Annual Report
The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program (CPDPP) is proud to release its annual report for...
California’s Successful HLB Management Strategy Focuses on Everyone Doing Their Part
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Grower Liaison Positions Across the State Now Accepting Proposals
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is currently accepting proposals...
USDA Illuminates the Jamie L. Whitten Building in Green to Highlight Invasive Plant Pest Disease and Awareness Month
The following press release was originally distributed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.Photo...
UC/CRB study examines growers’ adoptability of voluntary best practices
Since Huanglongbing (HLB), the deadly citrus tree disease which has infected thousands of...
A Message from the ACP/HLB San Joaquin Valley Task Force: Adding ACP-Effective Materials to Suppress Kern County ACP
On behalf of the ACP/HLB San Joaquin Valley Task Force
To Citrus Growers in the Kern County...
Citrus Meeting: Are You Prepared If HLB Is Found in Ventura County? – March 15
Citrus growers and industry members in Ventura County are invited to attend a virtual meeting on...
Riverside and Imperial County Grower Liaison Positions Now Accepting Proposals
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is currently accepting proposals for two...