Dangers of Moving Citrus Fruit in California
The movement of citrus fruit poses a severe danger to California’s citrus trees due to the presence of Asian citrus psyllids and huanglongbing (also known as HLB or citrus greening). You can help save California’s citrus trees by consuming home-grown citrus at home.
Below you will find the resources mentioned in the video.
Asian Citrus Psyllid Quarantine Map – California
Updated maps of areas of California quarantined for Asian citrus psyllids.
HLB Quarantine Map – California
Updated maps of areas of California quarantined for huanglongbing.
Slowing the Spread of Huanglongbing
In California, huanglongbing is a significant threat to citrus trees. I have made the below video playlist to share ideas for slowing the spread of huanglongbing and saving our citrus trees.
Additional Resources for Californians
Please visit CaliforniaCitrusThreat.org for more information on how to stop the spread of deadly citrus disease.
This article was funded by a grant from California’s Citrus Research Board.