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The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries strives to promote agricultural products locally and throughout the globe. The Department strives to provide a favorable climate for agribusinesses and related industries to flourish. Through routine inspections and lab analysis we insure that all agribusinesses operate on a level playing field.


Through industry cooperation, the Department is committed to agriculture producers to assist with maintaining a favorable regulatory climate. Our mission is to help insure that Alabama agriculture producers continue to fuel our $70 billion agriculture economy and foster an environment that permits Alabama farmers to remain competitive.
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Citrus Industry Meeting - Thursday, December 9, 2021

Nov 30, 2021

The Plant Industry section is holding an in-person meeting to discuss recent developments from the citrus survey conducted by the Department and the potential impact that citrus canker detections have for the citrus industry in Alabama. The current status of citrus canker, required quarantines, and the action plan for moving forward will be discussed. To join meeting virtually using Teams, visit

For questions, contact Brittaney Allen at 334-240-7172 or Christel Stewart at 334-240-7226.