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Postbloom Fruit Drop (PFD) Identification and Management1

Megan M. Dewdney, Natalia A. Peres, and Jamie D. Burrow 2

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1. This document is PP318, one of a series of the Plant Pathology Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date July 2015. Revised August 2017 and July 2019. Visit the EDIS website at for the currently supported version of this publication.
2. Megan M. Dewdney, associate professor, Plant Pathology Department, UF/IFAS Citrus Research and Education Center; Natalia A. Peres, professor, Plant Pathology Department, UF/IFAS Gulf Coast REC; and Jamie D. Burrow, Extension program manager, UF/IFAS Citrus REC; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

Publication #PP318

Date: 7/22/2019


  • Program Area: Integrated Pest Management


  • Jamie Burrow
  • Megan Dewdney