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Protection from Citrus Greening?


December 1, 2017

Citrus greening (also known as HLB or Huanglongbing) is a bacterial disease affecting citrus production around the world, it was first found in South Florida in 2005. Citrus greening affects all citrus cultivars causing overall tree decline/ ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, Crops, Fruits & Vegetables, Home Landscapes, Horticulture, Pests & Disease, Pests & Disease
Tags: Bacteria, Biocontrol, Citrus, Disease, Greening, HLB, Huanglongbing, Hunter, Parasitoid, Psyllid, Tamarixia, Wasp

Surprising find: UF/IFAS discovers citrus greening affects roots before leaves


April 30, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- Although citrus greening enters trees through their leaves, University of Florida researchers have discovered that the deadly disease attacks roots long before the leaves show signs of damage – a finding that may help ... READ MORE

Category: Agriculture, UF/IFAS, UF/IFAS Research
Tags: Citrus, Evan Johnson, Greening, Institute Of Food And Agricultural Sciences, Plant Pathology, University Of Florida

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