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3rd Annual Lethal Bronzing Disease (LBD) Summit

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3205 College Ave

FLREC

Hurricane House

Davie, FL 33314

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This short course is designed to update the public on all the newest data and finding on the deadly lethal bronzing disease (LBD).

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On-site registration will be $175

3rd Annual Lethal Bronzing Disease (LBD) Summit -- Itinerary

8:00 AM: Introduction

- Breakfast

- Introduction to program, students and staff

- Pre-test

8:30 AM: Field

- Walkthrough of FLREC to witness impact of LBD

- OTC injection demonstration

- sampling demonstration

10:00 AM: Phytoplasmas 101

- Biology, diversity, distribution

- History of phytoplasmas in Florida

10:30 AM: Background of Lethal Bronzing Disease

- Discovery

- Introduction into Florida

- Spread within the state and distribution

11:00 AM: Biology of LBD

- Host range

- Symptoms

12:00 PM: Lunch

1:00 PM: Vector status

- Survey results

- Current projects

2:00 PM: Sampling for LBD

- Protocol

- Phytoplasma distribution in palm

- Sample submission

3:00 PM: Management

- Tree removal (when, where, how)

- OTC treatments

- Current research

4:30 PM: Post-test, closing remarks, CEUs

5:00 PM: End

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3205 College Ave

FLREC

Hurricane House

Davie, FL 33314

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