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USDA Expects Florida Orange Production to Drop in 2020-2021 Season

The USDA also expects 4.5 million fewer boxes of grapefruit and 1.1 million fewer boxes of tangerines in 2020-21. 
Asian citrus psyllid

J. Michael Waller: Insect From China is Killing Florida Citrus But a Cure Might...

Amid the global coronavirus plague, Florida is suffering another pestilence from China — a bacteria that’s killing the Sunshine State’s biggest cash crop. Florida citrus is in free fall. This is a catastrophe for the...