The Asian citrus psyllid is an aphidlike insect that feeds on the leaves and stems of citrus trees and other citruslike plants. The real danger lies that the psyllid can carry a deadly, bacterial tree disease called Huanglongbing (HLB), also known as citrus greening disease.
Asian Citrus hit by fraud allegations Concerns have been raised about possible financial reporting inaccuracies at Asian Citrus Holdings, a major orange plantation owner and operator or balances in the internal records of certain customers or suppliers do not correspond to the internal records of the group. According to Asian Citrus
Asian Citrus's winter orange crop yield from the group's two operational plantations at Xinfeng and Hepu was approximately 147, 927 tonnes. The company says this was down from 161, 233 tonnes last time but in line with the tonnage indication of 149, 700 tonnes (Xinfeng 123, 400 tonnes and Hepu 26, 300) given in a statement on 27 November.