January 4, 2022

Government pumping $15 million into citrus industry, getting expertise to lead revival

Posted: Tuesday, January 4, 2022. 6:44 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Government of Belize is pumping $15 million into the citrus industry and getting […]
December 23, 2021

Former CEO and agriculture expert, Hugh O’Brien to take up challenge to revitalize and diversify the citrus industry

Posted: Thursday, December 23, 2021. 4:45 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: The Government of Belize is seeking the leadership of former Chief Executive Officer in the […]
September 21, 2021

Remembering Rupert Smith: A stalwart in the Citrus Industry

Posted: Tuesday, September 21, 2021. 8:26 am CST. By Hugh O’Brien: In recent times the citrus industry has lost a number of its stalwarts in the […]
August 20, 2021

Massive diversification efforts approved to support the citrus industry – coconut, soursop and pineapple top the list

Posted: Friday, August 20, 2021. 10:07 pm CST. By Hugh O’Brien: Earlier this week, Cabinet decided to inject $15 million through the Development Finance Corporation (DFC) […]
August 19, 2021

Cabinet approves $15 million in loan financing to revitalize the citrus industry

Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2021. 2:16 pm CST. By BBN Staff: At this week’s sitting, a bold decision was taken by Cabinet providing critical loan financing […]
June 9, 2020

BREAKING: 2019-2020 citrus crop comes to an end – production stabilizing around 2 million boxes

Posted: Tuesday, June 9, 2020. 3:15 pm CST. By Hugh O’Brien: The 2019-2020 Citrus Crop is concluding today with the last few loads being received by […]
December 18, 2019

Citrus Growers Association holds successful AGM, continues push to restore citrus industry

Posted: Wednesday, December 18, 2019. 11:00 pm CST. By BBN Staff: This afternoon the Citrus Growers Association (CGA) made known its efforts to restore the industry […]
September 24, 2019

Drought brings strange citrus fruit

Posted: Tuesday, September 24, 2019. 6:28 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Chief Administrator at Citrus Products of Belize Limited (CPBL), Nikita Usher, who also chairs the […]