The Packer TV 02/14/18
Florida researchers are looking for citrus greening resistant varieties that taste similar to oranges when squeezed in an attempt to revitalize the industry. ( File photo )

This edition of The Packer TV explores news in three fruit crops.

In Florida, researchers are investigating what types of citrus can replace the industry's iconic juice oranges, in an attempt to bypass citrus greening disease problems.

Apple marketers are seeing interest in organic apples continue to increase, mostly driven by demand among millennials. 

In California, strawberry acreage has dipped, but growers are expecting higher yields to boost production.

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