The 2009 Florida Citrus Industry Annual Conference begins June 24 and runs through June 26 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, Fla.

The Packer's Eastern Editor, Doug Ohlemeier, will cover the show on this site and via Twitter at

The convention — in its fifth year — starts June 24 with Florida Citrus Mutual’s annual meeting and a regular monthly meeting of the Lakeland-based Florida Citrus Commission, which oversees the state’s Department of Citrus.

The Packer to cover Florida citrus convention