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The Florida Entomological Society (FES) was founded in 1916.
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 We hold  annual meetings to exchange professional information and present Honors, Awards, and Tributes.
  The Florida Entomological Society will hold its Annual Meeting July 30-August 2, 2023 at the Jupiter Beach Resort, Jupiter Beach, Florida.  Information about the meeting sessions and abstractswill be listed soon in: annual meetings

Our official journal, the Florida Entomologist can be viewed online at Florida on-line Journals or BioOne.org  (current issue is Volume 105:4, December  2022). Click here for information about submitting manuscripts.

Announcement: Citrus greening funding through CRDF

Citrus Huanglongbing (HLB, Citrus greening) is a major disease in many citrus growing regions of the world, especially in Florida. The Florida Citrus Research and Development Foundation (CRDF) is entertaining pre-proposals aimed at continuously significantly suppressing the disease vector (Asian citrus psyllid, ACP, Diaphorina citri) or rendering it harmless; eliminating or reducing the damage caused by the bacterial causal agent (Liberibacter asisaticus) to the degree that HLB is rendered extinct or functionally irrelevant; or modifying the citrus host in a way that the tree is sufficiently unaffected by the disease to produce at least near-pre-HLB fruit yields and fruit quality. Go to www.citrusrdf.org to find details and forms to submit a pre-proposal for consideration by CRDF.

Pre-proposals are due January 16th 2023.

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Gregg Nuessly, President
Teresa DuChene, Treasurer/Business Manager
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