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CRDF Commercial Product Delivery Committee

CRDF Commercial Product Delivery Committee

Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM

NOTICE OF A MEETING OF THE CITRUS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION INC., COMMERCIAL PRODUCT DELIVERY COMMITTEE

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 – 1:30 pm EDT

TIME AND PLACE OF MEETING

A meeting of the Citrus Research and Development Foundation, Inc. Commercial Product Delivery Committee will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 1:30 pm EDT at the Citrus Research and Education Center, Lake Alfred, Florida in Ben Hill Griffin Hall, Room 103. Participants may access the meeting by dialing 1-800-567-5900 and entering participant access code 393338#.

Since CRDF has been experiencing interruptions/distractions during conference calls, below are a few phone tips to be mindful of when on a conference call:

• When speaking please say your name so that the minutes can be properly captured.
• Please mute your line whenever you are not speaking (mute button on phone or *6) to prevent background noise from disrupting the meeting and ensure the best sound quality during the call.
• Refrain from using headsets, speakers, cordless phones, etc., as they can create static or echo on your conference calls.
• If you have any problems during your call please text Brandy Brown at 863-514-7513 or Brandi Goller at 863-738-0097. We will try to resolve the problem immediately.

Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the Foundation at least 72 hours before the meeting by contacting Ms. Brandy Brown by phone at (863) 956-8817 or by email at brandy.brown@citrusrdf.org

AGENDA
A. Call to Order
B. Roll Call/Determination of Quorum
C. Approval of Minutes of April 24, 2017 CPDC Meeting*
D. Active Project Updates
1) CLAS PATHOGEN INTERVENTION
a) Bactericide Strategies
I) #15-049C-Booker, Evaluation of minimal-risk and biopesticide products as a protectant and therapy for HLB*
II) Proposals for PCR Labs
a) #17-002C-Irey, Continued Support of the Southern Gardens Diagnostic Laboratory*
b) #17-003C-Batuman, Continuation of diagnostic service for growers for detection of HLB in citrus and psyllids to aid in management decisions*
III) #16-025C2 Booker Amendment*
IV) Report from Trunk Application Workshop
2) ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID VECTOR INTERVENTION b) RNAi Molecules/Psyllid Shield
I) Report on RNAi Field Trial by Tim Eyrich
3) CITRUS HOST INTERVENTION b) Deployment of Disease Resistant or Tolerant Citrus Rootstocks and Scions
I) Dates for RMC/CPDC/Board presentation from breeding teams
5) Other Updates and New Projects
a) Project Managers Quarterly Report
b) CPDC Topical Work Plans
c) CRDF Operating Budget, 2017-18
d) Grower experience forensics
e) Update on USDA, APHIS-MAC
E. Other Business
F. Adjournment