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Progress Reported In Efforts To Control Growing Threat To Local And State Citrus Crops

Posted on Thursday, August 2, 2012 10:59am

There’s both new hope, and new concern in California about efforts to control a potentially destructive insect which can carry a incurable bacteria which can kill citrus trees.

It’s a big issue for farmers across the state, as well as for growers behind the South Coast’s $200 million dollar plus citrus industry.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the latest on efforts to deal with the Asian Citrus Psyllid.

Click on link to listen to/download story: Citrus Psyllid Update

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