University of Florida

Upcoming Events


  • 2023 Aug. 24 - Packinghouse Day
    This year IN PERSON again at the Citrus Research and Education Center, Lake Alfred, FL.
    LUNCH is sponsored by DECCO for the first 75 people who register for Packinghouse Day Here or in-person at the door.

    Registration opens at 8 a.m.
    The program starts at 9:30 a.m.
    , including topics on:
    • Phytosanitary and regulatory issues
    • Citrus under protective screen – a profitable solution for fresh market citrus
    • Oxytetracycline injection for HLB management
      Global changes in packaging regulations
    • Ag Labor Updates
    • Update on the North Florida citrus industry
    • Updates on pre- and postharvest fruit decay control methods
    • Update on pesticide maximum residue limits
      We also will be honoring a new recipient of the
    • John T. Leslie award!