Lindcove Research and Extension Center
University of California
Lindcove Research and Extension Center

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The Lindcove Research and Extension Center fosters research, education and outreach programs focused primarily on the citrus crop, but also has projects on avocado, olive and pomegranate. We support research projects by University of California academics as well as local and regional partners that address critical needs in horticulture, pests and diseases and breeding new varieties. On this site you will an overview of current research programs, information for researchers on how to submit proposals, a description of the facilities, a calendar and descriptions of educational outreach programs.

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Lindcove REC Blog

  • FFA Students Train for Citrus Judging at Lindcove REC

    Added January 4, 2017
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    We were very excited this year to provide 100+ varieties of citrus for the general public to taste on Dec 10 in Lindcove REC's annual event.  As a special bonus this year, we also prepared an exhibit of fruit and potted plants with various...

  • Great Citrus Tasting!

    Added December 9, 2016
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    Growers and PCAs from around the area came to Lindcove REC today and enjoyed the tasting of more than 100 varieties of citrus. 

  • LIndcove REC Fruit Display and Tasting!

    Added December 9, 2016
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    Come one come all to the Lindcove Fruit Display and Tasting - more than 100 varieties of fruit on display.  22963 Carson Ave., Exeter. Citrus Industry: Friday Dec 9 from 9-noon.  Visit with Drs. Mikeal Roose, Tracy Kahn and...

  • Strathmore Ag Academy Students Experience Lindcove REC

    Added October 7, 2016
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    Freshmen Ag Academy students from Strathmore High School participated in science and mechanics training at the Lindcove Research and Extension Center on Oct 6.  The ag science students studied the insect citricola scale, collected...

  • Be Prepared for Changes to the Worker Protection Standard

    Added September 15, 2016
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    The United States Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) recently published the revised Agricultural Worker Protection Standard (WPS).  The WPS is meant to increase protections for agricultural fieldworkers and pesticide handlers from pesticide...

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