More Citrus Research Projects Being Considered

Gary Cooper Citrus, Florida, International

Growers and industry leaders involved in helping guide citrus research funding decisions met again in recent days to ponder dozens of research projects that were not on the list recently recommended for funding by Peter McClureNational Academy of Sciences advisors. In the first report below, AgNet’s Ernie Neff offers an overview of what was discussed and decided during the meeting. In the second report, citrus grower Peter McClure (photo) talks about why certain proposals were not included in the NAS list and how some of these are being considered for funding anyway.