Florida Grapefruit Faces 'Formidible Foe' In Citrus Greening

May 5, 2014
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This weekend the New York Times ran this piece on Florida's struggling grapefruit industry.

VERO BEACH, Fla. - In the nearly 100 years that Rusty Banack's family has been growing Florida's world-famous grapefruit, the industry has lurched from years of bumper crops to the devastation of tree-toppling hurricanes. But nothing compares to the current steep decline of the business, despite the state's standing as the world's biggest grapefruit producer.

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