Florida avocado disease finding questioned

08/04/2009 02:00:00 AM

Although Florida agricultural officials initially confirmed they had found the tree-killing laural wilt fungus in a South Florida avocado grove, some now are wondering whehter that's truly the case.

One official said they had not found the redbay ambrosia beetle, which carries the fungus, in the grove.

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