Almond Board of California announces 2022 election results

The board is made up of five grower and five handler representatives, and their terms begin Aug. 1. more »

USDA extends deadline for public to comment on competition challenges in seed, fertilizer, other inputs and retail markets

Extended 30 days, the new deadline is June 15, and the information is intended to provide USDA with data on competition and market access for farmers. more »

U.S. pecan industry’s quality assurance program open for comment

American Pecan Council welcomes comments on the first-ever Quality Assurance Program for the U.S. pecan industry. more »

Almond Board sustainability expert participates in global discussion about residue levels

With most of California's almonds exported and final destinations unknown to growers, farming practices could effect acceptance abroad. more »

Whole Foods Market launches accelerator to help local producers grow businesses

The program will not only help boost local, smaller growers who are selected, but also helps the grocer expand local offerings this year. more »

American Pecan Council seeks nominations for 22-26 term

Seats are coming open as some terms end in 2022. Members and alternates will be selected by majority vote and verified by USDA. more »

USDA Agriculture Outlook Forum Feb. 24-25

The forum will feature a keynote from Agriculture Secretary Vilsack, distinguished panelists, 30 breakout sessions and over 100 allied professionals sharing their perspectives on an array of topics. more »

Partnership announced to ease port congestion and disrupted shipping services for U.S.-grown commodities

Increased capacity at Port of Oakland continues the Biden-Harris Administration’s Supply Chain Task Force efforts with states and local governments. more »

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