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RSS News From Citrus Industry Magazine

  • U.S. Citrus Crop Forecast Takes a Tumble
    Florida’s Valencia orange crop projection tumbled 12% in the April 9 U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) crop forecast, to 29 million boxes from 33 million boxes in March. The USDA added 200,000 boxes, or 1%, to Florida’s non-Valencia tally, bringing non-Valencias to 22.7 million boxes. In total, Florida oranges dipped to 51.7 million boxes, down […]
    Ernie Neff
  • Keeping Weeds in Check
    Weeds can reduce citrus growth and production, especially in young trees. A management program should be put in place to control weeds in tree rows to minimize competition with citrus, but it is also important to control weeds in row middles to reduce soil erosion. Weed management can be achieved by utilizing a combination of […]
    Ashley Robinson
  • Managing Asian Citrus Psyllid with RNA Interference
    Researchers at the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) are using RNA interference (RNAi) to alter field populations of the Asian citrus psyllid (ACP). Nabil Killiny, UF/IFAS associate professor, shared the latest findings from his team’s RNAi research in a recent All In For Citrus podcast episode. He says the team […]
    Ashley Robinson

RSS News From Southeast AgNet

  • Weekly Livestock Market Report Week Ending 4-9-2021
    Here are the weekly livestock market reports for Alabama, Florida, and Georgia, for the week ended April 9, 2021, compiled by the Livestock Market News Service for all three states. AL Livestock Market Report: At Alabama Livestock Auctions for the week ending April 9, 2021, receipts at 21 markets totaled an estimated 10,800 head compared […]
  • Peanut Butter is Still An Incredible Value
    During the Covid-19 pandemic, peanut butter continues to be an incredible value. Tyron Spearman has the story. The post Peanut Butter is Still An Incredible Value appeared first on Southeast AgNET.
  • Florida House and Senate Pass Individual Budgets
    Week six of the 2021 Florida Legislative Session saw action on the state budget, as both the House and Senate passed their individual budgets. According to the Director of Governmental Affairs for the Florida Cattlemen’s Association, Sam Ard, there are some differences to be worked out. (audio) But as lawmakers head to conference to piece together a […]