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  • Management Plan for Roots of HLB-Infected Trees
    By Jaci Schrekengost As huanglongbing (HLB) continues to decimate citrus crops, researchers continue to search for new, efficient ways growers can manage the disease. HLB, also known as citrus greening disease, is vectored by the Asian citrus psyllid. The disease affects the entire tree, including the roots and fruit. Tripti Vashisth, assistant professor and citrus […]
    Abbey Taylor
  • UC Puts HLB Research Online in Easy-To-Read Updates
    California citrus farmers have their ears perked for all news related to Asian citrus psyllid (ACP), huanglongbing (HLB) disease and HLB research, but some of the very latest advances have been available only in highly technical research journals, often by subscription only. University of California (UC) Cooperative Extension scientists are now translating the research into […]
    Len Wilcox
  • Farm Labor Supervisor Training Coming in Fall
    Carlene Thissen, project coordinator for farm labor supervisor training at the Southwest Florida Research and Education Center in Immokalee, discusses the training scheduled for this fall. “We have for the last five years offered training to farm labor supervisors,” Thissen says. “So basically the way we say it, regarding farm workers, we make their bosses […]
    Ernie Neff

RSS News From Southeast AgNet

  • NPB Receives Award at Southern Peanut Growers Conference
    The 19th Annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference is being held this week at the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida. The three-day conference, which wraps up Saturday, provides farmers with information about peanut production, legislative issues, marketing, and promotions. During the event, the National Peanut Board was presented with this year’s Valor […]
  • Peanut Export Update
    Tyron Spearman has an update of where peanut exports currently stand.     The post Peanut Export Update appeared first on Southeast AgNET.
  • New Survey of Farm Lenders
    A new survey of farm lenders gives us a look at how they view the financial situations of their farmer borrowers. Gary Crawford has the details.   The post New Survey of Farm Lenders appeared first on Southeast AgNET.