Remote Sensing for Early Detection and Mitigation of Plant Stress and Disease in Florida Citrus
Department of Agriculture
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DATA STAR, INC
1620 HIGHWAY 11 N STE D, Picayune, MS, 39466
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
Abstract[Situation or Problem] Huanglongbing (HLB), or "Citrus Greening" disease, increasingly raises costs to growers and threatens to impact 100% of Florida citrus acreage by 2016. Early detection and control of this disease is essential to the survival and productivity of the Florida citrus industry. [Purpose] To conduct Proof-of-Concept testing of DATASTAR's remote sensing and GIS approach designed to provide Florida citrus growers with early, rapid and cost-effective detection and mapping of Huanglongbing (HLB) disease.
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