New HLB Positive Tree Found in Urban Cerritos, California
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Another Huanglongbing (HLB)-infected tree has been found in California, this time in urban Cerritos. In accordance with California’s strategy for defense against the disease, a quarrantine has been put in place for parts of Los Angeles and Orange counties. Western Farm Press reports that the owner of the home where the tree was found was compliant with removing the tree.
Learn more about the mandatory treatment program also going into effect in the area starting in January: http://www.westernfarmpress.com/crop-protection/new-hlb-positive-tree-found-urban-cerritos-calif