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Citrus Greening

Joe Satran

GMO Oranges Come One Step Closer To Market | Joe Satran | Posted 05.15.2015 | Green

The Environmental Protection Agency announced last week that it has given major Florida citrus grower Southern Gardens approval for large-scale field ...

Scientist Finds Possible Cure For Deadly Citrus Disease

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.22.2015 | Taste

The race is on to find an effective treatment for citrus greening, a ruinous disease that has decimated citrus industries across the world and brought...

Florida Citrus Growers Wage 'War' To Try And Stop Deadly Greening Disease

AP | By TAMARA LUSH | Posted 10.24.2014 | Green

LAKE WALES, Fla. (AP) — The tourists stream to Florida in their cars, intent on a week at Disney or a sugar-sand seashore or a nonstop party on Sout...

Fruitful Lessons From Papayas to Oranges

Joni Kamiya | Posted 04.05.2014 | Hawaii
Joni Kamiya

It was the saddest sight I've ever seen: My father's fields turned into a diseased wasteland of trees.

What's Next for Big Island and Anti-GMO Bill 113

Richard Ha | Posted 02.17.2014 | Hawaii
Richard Ha

On Tuesday, the Hawai'i County Council will decide whether to form an ad hoc committee of council members to analyze GMO issues and give the council recommendations for action. Otherwise, the mayor will do the analysis in-house.

Feds Joins Battle On Citrus Disease

AP | TAMARA LUSH | Posted 12.12.2013 | Green

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The federal government is getting involved in the fight against citrus greening disease, in hopes of saving Florida's ...

Joe Satran

The Plague That Could Wipe Out Orange Juice | Joe Satran | Posted 11.11.2013 | Green

By the spring of 2006, Maury Boyd had grown used to dealing with catastrophe. At 13, he had started working for McKinnon Corporation, his stepfather's...

'It's Kind Of Like A War...And California Is The Last Frontier'

AP | By GOSIA WOZNIACKA | Posted 09.14.2011 | San Francisco

CENTERVILLE, Calif. -- On a bright July morning, Adam Marler punched locations into a GPS device and set off in his pickup truck from Fresno into the ...