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.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.