1. In his colorful handbook, Florida author Monica Brandies shares her ways with wonderful citrus: buy or harvest citrus, grow citrus at home, citrus in the kitchen, citrus around the house, citrus in the garden, and a citrus guide.
  2. C. latifolia,is known by many names such as Tahitian lime, Bearss lime, and Persian lime. The nearly-thornless trees grow vigorously to a medium-large size with a spreading form and have white blossoms. Persian lime trees are more cold-hardy than Mexican lime trees and should do well in areas...
  3. This Notebook included USDA information on various citrus diseases.
  4. 1/1/1983 What are the advantages and disadvantages of growing citrus from seed when that is possible? One obvious advantage is that it is much less labor intensive to simply sow citrus seeds and eliminate the grafting step. Another advantage is that the seedling will most likely be free from viruses that...
  5. 20/10/2001 A friend of ECHO recently wrote to us on behalf of a farmer in Chilewho raises naval oranges. Apparently oranges are attheir sweetest when they are still green. When the farmer thinks they have reached the pinnacle of sweetness, he moves them to a greenhouse, where they turn orange. We were asked...
  6. 1/1/1993 Dried citrus pulp is high in calcium and digestible energy, but low in digestible protein and phosphorus. (What is the difference between, for example, “digestible” energy and just plain energy? Just because something is present in a food does not mean an animal’s digestive system can make use of...
  7. 1/1/1983 In response to various questions from overseas, we have tracked down some answers that are of general interest to our readers. These have been published in past issues of ECHO Development Notes. This technical note reprints those in their entirety. It also adds a couple of helpful tables that...
  8. 15/2/1999 Citrus Health Management is the fourth title in the Plant Health Management Series designed to aid in developing a successful plant health program. It emphasizes current Integrated Pest Managment practices. Management practices cover not only the interelationship between plant, pathogen and the...
  9. 31/1/2018 Brote Amarillo, Fruta Verde:Enfermedad del Enverdecimiento de los Cítricos Conferencia Internacional de Agricultura 2017 de ECHO: Resumen de Temas Ecos de Nuestra Red:Insectos comestibles Del Banco de semillas de ECHO:El escobón, cultivo multipropósito de forraje para las tierras altas Nuevo...
  10. 31/1/2018 La Unidad de Respuesta Técnica de ECHO recibió recientemente de áreas del Caribe unas cuantas solicitudes de información sobre qué podría estar causando la muerte de los cítricos.Contando ya con varias solicitudes de información sobre el declive generalizado de los cítricos decidimos conocer más...