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  • Ag Community Urged to Have Strong Turnout for 2016 UF Homecoming Game
    AgNet Media is proud to join University of Florida Athletics and the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) to promote the 2016 Agriculture and Gardening Day at UF, when the Gators play University of Missouri Tigers at UF’s homecoming football game October 15, 2016. The staff at AgNet Media are excited to support an […]
  • Why Should Growers Take the Bactericide Survey?
    With the 2016 Citrus Expo approaching, Harold Browning, chief operations officer of the Citrus Research and Development Foundation (CRDF), is reminding Florida growers to take the bactericide survey if they haven’t already done so. The deadline to complete the survey is August 5. It can be found online at citrusexpo.net. Browning said that the bactericide […]
  • HLB in Brazil: What’s Working and What Florida Can Use
    By Evan G. Johnson and Renato Bassanezi In February 2016, I (Evan Johnson) had the opportunity to tour citrus production areas in Parana and São Paulo states in Brazil as part of collaborations with researchers at Fundecitrus, a grower-supported research foundation. In addition to the fruitful discussions with research colleagues, I also had the opportunity to […]
  • Sneak Peek: August 2016 Citrus Industry
    The August issue of Citrus Industry magazine is coming soon! In this edition, growers will have the opportunity to earn one Core CEU by reading an article on pesticide formulations and taking the accompanying test. Other features offer new knowledge on citrus black spot and guidelines on how to evaluate HLB treatments in the grove. […]
  • Senator Rubio: ‘If We Don’t Have Replanting, We’re Going to Lose the Industry’
    On July 21, 2016, U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) visited the Lakeland area to tour a citrus grove affected by citrus greening.  Senator Rubio was joined by Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam. They visited Gapway Groves in Auburndale to meet with growers and industry leaders to discuss the grave problem facing Florida’s citrus industry. Rubio […]