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State Lawmakers Provide Funding for Citrus Greening Issue

By on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 5:54 pm

A House subcommittee will provide funding to the $9 billion industry to research citrus greening, a disease that affects citrus trees in Florida.

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Updated: UF’s Plagued Citrus Trees Finally Removed

By and on September 17th, 2013 | Last updated: October 10, 2013 at 1:46 pm

A plan to remove plagued citrus trees from the University of Florida is temporarily halted after a committee in charge bypassed university approval. Six to eight of the infected citrus trees have already been removed by UF’s Physical Plant Division.

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