Palm trees are a beautiful hot climate plant; they represent travel, rest, and relaxation. There are approximately 2600 different species of palm trees that live in tropical areas. Unfortunately, these majestic plants are not immune to illness or the negative effects of pests. A common palm tree disease is called fusarium wilt. This disease begins[…]
Aphids can be a common problem for citrus growers. There are sixteen aphid species all over the world known to feed off citrus regularly, with four other species known to have the occasional snack. Florida is home to four species of citrus-feeding aphids. These species are the cowpea aphid, the cotton (or melon) aphid, the[…]
We want to remind you that a good New Years resolution is to spray your trees every month with C.S.S to prevent disease and keep those pesky bugs away
COMPLETE Multi Purpose Plant Spray is the Solution to fight against Ganoderma Butt rott. If you are having any of these symptom with you palms, COMPLETE is the solution This following article is an excerpt from the University of Florida IFAS/Extension. It provides detailed desciption of many of the typical palm problems facing Florida. COMPLETE[…]
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced $30 million in funding for 22 projects to help citrus producers combat Huanglongbing (HLB), also known as citrus greening. The money will fund promising projects that could offer near-term solutions as well as research funding that may develop long-terms solutions. The promising near-term tools and solutions are funded[…]
Florida Blueberry crop in good shape at his point. Concerns for the artic winter blast coming keeps growers on edge.
We want to thank all our customers for making 2014 a great year. It is the goal of Sunbelt Research to keep our customers well informed. By developing this blog we hope to provide you with the most current information from around the country.