Keep Psyllids Under Control to Fight HLB

Taylor HillmanCitrus, General, Specialty Crops, Tree, nut & vine crops

A researcher says diligent control of the Asian citrus Psyllid is a key to preventing Huanglongbing disease. Sabrina Hill has more.
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The best way to prevent Huanglongbing disease in citrus is to make sure there aren’t psyllids around to spread the disease. University of Florida researcher Michael Rogers says it’s important to stay on top of the psyllid population.

Rogers will be one of the speakers at the Citrus Expo in Florida next month. For more on the expo visit