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Calif. Citrus Growers Take Steps To Protect Crops During Cold Snap

Citrus farmers across central California are bracing for a cold snap that could put their crops at risk.

12/04/2013

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Calif. Citrus Crop ‘In Very Good Shape’ Despite Sub-Freezing Temps

A citrus industry analyst estimates that despite a $21 million weekend, California’s crops are in “excellent quality.”

01/15/2013

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State Quarantines Homegrown Fruit In Fight Against SoCal Citrus Pest

Residents living within 10 miles of an affected tree in Hacienda Heights will not be allowed to take their fruit with them for the next two years.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/04/2012

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Calif. Citrus Growers Excited About New Seedless Mandarin

California orange growers plan to begin harvesting a new variety of seedless mandarin orange this month that they think will appeal to consumers and lower their expenses.

02/04/2011

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Riverside Quarantines Home-Picked Fruit After Pest Spreads

The move is aimed at slowing a moth-sized parasite that spreads huanglingbing, a disease which causes a tree to put out bitter, shriveled fruit, and then die.

01/01/2011

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Citrus Pest Prompts Quarantine In Ventura County

California agriculture officials have expanded their quarantine area for the Asian citrus psyllid after the two of the insects were found in Ventura County.

12/31/2010

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Calif. Citrus Crops Safe After Clouds Ward Off Freeze

California’s billion-dollar citrus crop is safe for another day after a predicted deep freeze failed to bring temperatures down far enough to cause damage.

11/25/2010

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