Brazil Citrus Tour: Much Being Learned by All Aboard

Gary Cooper Citrus, Florida, International

Florida group ready to tour Brazilian citrus nursery greenhousesOur small group from Florida is getting great access to groves, growers, John Smoak citrus greenhouse nurseries, and government & industry officials on this week’s tour of Brazilian citrus. In the first report, an overview of the trip including mention of a new law in Brazil requiring growers to remove entire groves once HLB incidence in a grove reaches 28%.

In the second report, reflections from tour participant John Smoak of Lake Placid (photo).