Latest Citrus Stories

2010-04-15 06:50:00

MINNEAPOLIS, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Zepol Corporation, the leading trade intelligence company, announced the release of a report today detailing 2009 import and export trends for the citrus industry in the U.S. market.

2010-03-15 13:27:00

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- As Lent season continues, Sunkist Growers is introducing an easy and delicious meat-free recipe featuring Cara Cara navel oranges that are now in season.

2009-12-23 09:05:00

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Juicy. Easy to peel. Bursting with flavor.

2009-12-23 09:05:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Juicy. Easy to peel. Bursting with flavor.

2009-12-08 09:34:00

LAKELAND, Fla., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- No doubt about it, Floridians feel the impact of the economic downturn and plan to be more conservative with their holiday shopping lists this year.

2009-11-04 07:45:18

Laser labeling of fruit and vegetables is a new, patented technology in which a low-energy carbon dioxide laser beam is used to label, or "etch" information on produce, thereby eliminating the need for common sticker-type labels.

2009-11-03 07:45:51

In 'Pixie' mandarin, fruit reduces number of flowers of return bloom by inhibiting budbreak.

2009-09-26 09:42:34

The United States and Latin American nations say they have banded together to fight the spread of an insect that carries a disease fatal to citrus trees. The United States, Mexico, Belize, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Panama Friday launched a coordinated effort to fight the spread of the Asian citrus psyllid, which has ravaged orchards in Florida and now is threatening California's $1.6 billion citrus industry, the Los Angeles Times reported....

2009-08-04 16:15:00

Citrus researchers at the University of California, Riverside have released a new mandarin (or tangerine) for commercial production. Named 'DaisySL' for Daisy seedless, the new fruit is finely textured and juicy, with a rich, sweet and distinctive flavor when mature.

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