Location: Subtropical Plant Pathology Research
Project Number: 6034-22000-039-22-S
Project Type: Non-Assistance Cooperative Agreement
Start Date: Feb 1, 2012
End Date: Jun 30, 2014
Application of new chemical therapies to eliminate huanglongbinb (HLB) bacterium from HLB-infected citrus plants.
Implementation of chemical control strategies by applying new device to deliver effective chemicals into citrus plants. Evaluation of the control efficacy of the treated citrus plants using polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based detection.