FLORIDA CITRUS INDUSTRY CONTINUES ITS COMEBACK


BARTOW —
The Florida citrus industry is on the rebound after taking a hard hit from devastating hurricanes and diseases.

In the citrus crop forecast for the 2007-2008 season, the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimated Florida growers will produce 168 million boxes of oranges, up 30 percent from last year’s 129 million boxes.

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