Citrus Agent Atwood Re HLB in Northern Part of FL Citrus Belt

Gary Cooper Citrus, Florida

Ryan Atwood, Multi-County Citrus Extension Agent Lake County FL region In the northern portions of Florida’s citrus belt, it appears that HLB, known as ‘greening disease’ is not as prevalent in commercial grove areas. In these two reports, some comments from the region’s citrus extension specialist, Ryan Atwood, about what growers in his region are thinking with regard to HLB, and how they are dealing with the threat.

Sponsoring this report: Stallings Crop Insurance