More Money Sought For Florida's Struggling Citrus IndustryAs a forecast was lowered for Florida’s orange production, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday proposed increasing state funding for the struggling citrus industry by 5 percent.
More Bad News For Florida's Orange GrowersThe latest forecast shows the state's citrus industry in on pace for its worst harvest in five decades.
Going "Green" Hurting Florida's Citrus FarmersA University of Florida survey found a vast majority of the state's citrus industry is being impacted by a bacterial disease known as citrus greening or Huanglongbing.
UF Researchers Develop Device To Count Citrus Fruit DropResearchers at the University of Florida have invented a way to quickly and accurately count the amount of citrus fruit dropped early so that growers can see where the deadly citrus greening disease is most affecting groves.
Florida's Citrus Dept. Has New Leader After Chief's ArrestFlorida's Department of Citrus has a new leader.
Florida's Orange Crop To Be Smaller Than AnticipatedFlorida's orange crop is set to be smaller than anticipated, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
USDA Predicts Drop In Citrus Production This YearThe U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is predicting a drop in citrus production for this year.
USDA Plans To Spend $30 Million On Fighting Citrus DiseaseIn an effort to fight back a disease that has decimated the Sunshine State’s most famous crops, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that it plans to spend $30 million fighting citrus greening.
State's Citrus Crop Could Be Lowest On RecordThings are not so sweet for Florida's orange growers. The U.S. Department of Agriculture have downgraded the state's orange crop forecast for this season.
Invasive Insect Threatens Iconic Florida CitrusFlorida may not be able to own up to its popular nickname the ‘Orange State’ anymore.
Florida's Orange Production Declining Florida's Orange crop this year is looking to be the lowest harvest in 24 years.
Officials Warn Gardeners Of Citrus Tree Disease Agricultural officials said they have found a highly contagious disease that could damage citrus tree growth in the Florida Panhandle.