With the threat of Huanglongbing Disease looming over California, several protections are now in place. Huanglongbing is the citrus disease that is spread by the Asian Citrus Psyllid. While it poses no threat to humans or animals, it has the potential to devastate California’s citrus industry.
Huanglongbing Disease Looming Over California
Huanglongbing disease is spreading fast in Mexico, but as CDFA Citrus Program Manager, Victoria Hornbaker explains, there is a buffer-zone system in place along our borders.