TITLE

ACP-HLB continue to force citrus nurseries indoors

AUTHOR(S)
Blake, Cary
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;9/15/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the condition of the citrus industry in the U.S. in 2011 highlighting the views of industry expert Obama El-Lissy on the challenges facing the industry which he presented at a California citrus nursery workshop. The industry is said to be plagued with the Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) and Huanglongbing disease (HLB) which forces citrus nurseries to be placed indoors. El-Lissy reportedly stressed the importance of conducting a research to address HLB.
ACCESSION #
66616488

 

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