Louisana Citrus Research Center of Excellence

A virtual ribbon cutting took place on Saturday, February 20th. The trees have arrived, we are establishing a containerized Satsuma orchard with “Owari” and “Brown Select” on dwarfing rootstock for a set of trials beginning in October 2021.

LSU AgCenter Research Trials:

‘Containerized Satsuma Production Planting Density for Fresh Fruit Production’

‘Containerized Citrus Orchard Substrate Trials’ *Pending

‘Pre-emergent Weed Control in Containerized Citrus Orchards’ *Pending

‘Low Chill Blackberry Cultivation as an Intermediary Crop for Containerized Citrus’ * Pending

For more information on the Citrus Under Protective Screening (CUPS) system of citrus cultivation, please visit the following resource links:

University of Florida (UFL) Florida Citrus Production Guide: Citrus Under Protective Screening (CUPS) Production Guide

Precision Citrus LLC. CUPS System Video and Product Information

Growing Produce: Growing Under Cover a Big Deal For Florida Citrus

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