NEW Cell phone app - How close is HLB to my home?
Teach homeowners to use the phone app to find out how close HLB is to their home and encourage them to replace citrus trees with other fruit trees if they are within within 5 miles of the disease.
Online training - ACP and HLB Course for Master Gardeners (scroll to the bottom of the page for the MG training)
This course is designed to familiarize you with the biology and management of the Asian citrus psyllid and the bacterium that it transmits that causes Huanglongbing. At the end of the course, a certificate is provided showing evidence of successful completion of the course and passing of the quiz. This course can be used to provide continuing education credit for Master Gardeners.
Materials to Distribute to clientele
UC IPM Pest note for ACP and HLB
UC IPM Quick tip
Citrus Pest and Disease Prevention Citrus Industry Trifold Brochure
UC Asian citrus psyllid identification sheet: Recognizing ACP stages
University of California summary of research and extension studies on ACP and HLB
ACP/HLB PPTs- These Asian citrus psyllid and huanglongbing powerpoint presentations are downloadable and available for teaching purposes. They provide information about the biology of the pest and disease, their spread, their impact on homeowners, nurseries and commercial citrus and various management tactics. (40 slides)
English ppt: Master Gardener Full Presentation English 2018
Spanish ppt: Spanish HLB ACP 2016
3 minute update PPT- This set of 4 slides can be used to provide a brief update on the status of ACP and HLB at Master Gardener meetings. MG 3 minute update June 2018