Our Mission

The mission of the Citrus Pest Detection Program (operated by the Central California Tristeza Eradication Agency) is to benefit the citrus industry by: 

  • Leading and/or participating in efforts to protect against, detect, control, and/or eradicate any citrus pest or disease of concern; and
  • Encouraging and supporting appropriate research programs to assist in the elimination of the threat of citrus pests and/or diseases.