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Insect pest threatens Ventura County commerical, backyard citrus crops

Thursday, Dec 23, 2010

It's a tiny insect the size of a grain of rice. But, the discovery of an Asian Citrus Psyllid in Ventura County poses a huge threat to the county's 24,000 acres of commerical citrus crops, as well as to every backyard citrus tree. KCLU's Lance Orozco talks with agricultural industry, and government agricultural officials about the crisis.




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