Divisional objectives

Research: Provide a balanced portfolio of scientific research focused on southern African citrus industry priorities.

Citrus Improvement Scheme: Operate the Citrus Improvement Scheme to ensure access to quality, disease-free citrus trees from certified nurseries.

Extension: Provide extension coordination that enables technology transfer of research output, identifies research requirements and supports a post-harvest technical forum.

Biosecurity: Operate a biosecurity management portfolio to strengthen protection against the entry and establishment of exotic citrus pests and diseases.