LATEST NEWS FROM Citrus

U.S. Capitol
23:24PM Jun 28, 2020

Legislation introduced to ban Chinese citrus imports

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House to prohibit imports of fresh citrus from China.

10:05AM Jun 09, 2020

Drought in Mexico takes toll on citrus but exports to U.S. preserved

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Drought conditions in Mexico’s citrus regions have cut the country’s 2020 orange crop potential by nearly half, but fresh citrus shipments to the U.S. will only suffer minor reductions, according

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16:41PM Jun 03, 2020

USDA, other groups shift HLB research from lab to grove

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and other groups have invested nearly $47 million in research over the past six years through the Huanglongbing Multiagency Coordination Group.

15:49PM Mar 24, 2020

USDA seeks comments on Vietnam pummelo

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is taking comments on a pest risk assessment on U.S. imports of pummelo from Vietnam.

20:06PM Feb 25, 2020

China to cut tariffs on U.S. fruit but virus worries escalate

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

China will allow its importers to apply for substantial tariff relief on U.S. fruit starting in early March.

10:51AM Feb 19, 2020

USDA predicts flat exports, big import growth

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

New U.S. Department of Agriculture agricultural projections to 2029 Tv forecast consistent growth in the value of U.S. fresh produce and nut crops but flat export sales.

18:40PM Feb 18, 2020

U.S. imports of both fruits and vegetables up in 2019, USDA reports

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

U.S. imports of both fruits and vegetables increased moderately in 2019, new trade figures reveal.