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UPDATE ON FRUIT PAYMENTS-
Grapefruit Revised Submission and Second Payment Notice
The CGA received the second submission for Grapefruit yesterday evening March 25, 2015. The new Estimated Final Price for Grapefruit is $2.5210 per pound solid ($10.3360 per box) or $0.0717 less than the first Fruit Price Submission of $2.5927 per pound solid. The CGA will signal its provisional acceptance to this submission to CPBL pending review so as to ensure Growers get their payments on time.
-$/Per box calculations utilize an average yield of 4.1 P.Solids/box.
The cheques for Grapefruit second payment on deliveries up to March 24, 2015 shall be available for pick up by 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday April 1, 2015.
The Citrus Research and Education Institute (CREI) in collaboration with the Belize Agricultural Health Authority (BAHA) and the International and Regional Organization of Plant and Animal Health (OIRSA) cordially invite you to attend a meeting to discuss modification to the existing mandatory Belize Citrus (nursery) Certification Programme Regulations (BCCP). These modifications will deal with the threat of Huanglongbing (HLB) (ex greening) disease.