California Citrus Mutual held the highly anticipated 2020 Citrus Showcase on March 5th! We want to take a moment to thank our wonderful sponsors and exhibitors that made this event a success. We had over 130 exhibitors and 750 in attendance for the luncheon. Thank you to all who joined us for a wonderful day [...]
University of California has officially launched the revised guidelines for pest monitoring techniques, pesticides and non-pesticide alternatives for managing pest in agriculture through the statewide program. UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines: Citrus, UC ANR Publication 3441, is authored by University of California faculty, specialists, and farm advisors, produced and edited by UC Statewide IPM Program, [...]
The California Department of Food and Agriculture is announcing one vacancy on the Citrus Pest and Disease Prevention Committee. The committee advises the CDFA secretary on activities associated with the statewide citrus specific pest and disease work plan, which includes outreach and education programs as well as surveying, detecting, analyzing, and treating pests and diseases specific [...]
Friday, March 13, 2020 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Zoom Video/Audio Conference Call Please find the agenda and registration information here. To learn more about the project and the tool, click here.
The advice to eat more fruits and vegetables for better health is always welcome and appropriate. Registered dietitians and nutritionists as well as other medical professionals universally recommend eating more to help prevent illness and disease, especially since only 1 in 10 Americans consume the recommended amount of fruits and veggies each day. But in [...]
Attend the Advances in Citrus Water Management Workshop and join UC ANR Irrigation Specialist Daniele Zaccaria as well as other water experts and specialists from the University of California Cooperative Extension and the Citrus Research Board to learn about research advances in water use and irrigation for citrus production. Gain firsthand practical knowledge of the latest developments in the citrus [...]
The Asian Citrus Psyllid & Plant Specialist will support the Asian Citrus Psyllid Detection Canines For California research project. This is a USDA HLB Agency Coordination (MAC) funded project which is underway in Imperial County, CA. The purpose of this project is to determine if detection dogs are able to locate Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP) [...]
Join us next Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the Visalia Convention Center for the largest citrus specific conference and tradeshow in California! CCM’s Annual Citrus Showcase features multiple educational workshops, a tradeshow of over 120 exhibitors, and a popular luncheon program. Doors open at 7:30 a.m. with coffee and pastries available for all attendees. There [...]