Grower Warns CA of HLB Tough Reality A longtime Florida citrus grower is making the best of a bad situation and has a very clear recommendation for California if commercial trees start to test positive for huanglongbing disease.
Thermotherapy Field Day Dr. Reza Ehsani provided a demonstration of the University of Florida citrus tree steamer unit and a brief update on the research currently being done with tree steaming in an effort to control HLB in citrus trees.
Darin Allred, Technical Sales Representative at Chemtura Agrosolutions, discusses honey bee awareness
Monte Peckinpah, sales representative for Valent USA, discusses Asian Citrus Psyllid and the treatment options to control the spread of the disease.
Dave Downing, Brand leader for ADAMA, discusses Voxien Formulation of products available to California producers.
Nick Hill on Preventing Asian Citrus Psyllid Spread
Kevin Severns of the California Citrus Mutual – the Asian citrus psyllid and Huanglongbing disease.
Johnny Georges of Arcadia FL – Tree T-Pee
Tulare County Agriculture Commissioner, Marilyn Kinoshita, explains how growers can look for Asian citrus psyllid
Fresno County Ag Commissioner Les Wright – what homeowners need to know about the Asian citrus psyllid. The citrus quarantine in parts of Tulare and Fresno counties.
Fresno County Agriculture Commissioner Les Wright discusses the Asian citrus psyllid
Florida state FFA President Megan Stein- at Citrus Expo 2013
Behind the scenes – Citrus Expo 2013
Prize winners announced Thursday during Citrus Expo 2013
2013 Citrus Expo – Tuesday Night Exhibitor Reception. FFA officers selling raffle tickets for prizes.
Wellmark® representative Jack Kilgore discusses their fire ant bait
Pepe Peruyero of Scent Worx – canker detection dogs
Ed Dickenson of Alltech Crop Science – focus for year
Doug Holmberg of Holmberg Citrus Nursery
Russ Kiefer, Agri-Cover – roll tarp systems
2013 Citrus Expo, day one
Exhibitors set up at 2013 Citrus Expo
Exhibitor set up day at 2013 Citrus Expo
Setting up for the 2013 Citrus Expo
Tulare County Ag Commissioner Marilyn Kinoshita – the discovery of Asian Citrus Psyllids near Porterville