The editors of National Nut Grower attended the FIRA Agricultural Robotics Technology Forum in Fresno, California, and were able to hear and see the future of agriculture.
The water scarcity has created momentum for new voluntary funding programs for growers facing the difficult decision of taking land out of production.
Pecan orchards in the Far West were showing good crop loads while trees in Central Texas were expected to provide below-average yields.
The price of Oregon’s signature nut is half what it was a year ago, but the executive director of the Hazelnut Growers Bargaining Association says low prices could drive up demand.
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