Summer struggles for California almonds

Various factors led to increased pest pressure around California this year. more »

Preview 2023 Farm Bill in upcoming Training Tuesday

Learn how farm bills are put together, what the 2023 Farm Bill may have in store, as well as some potential outcomes. more »

Almond Alliance supports growers whipsawed by supply chains, water

California growers could suffer irreparable harm if the supply chain issues aren’t fixed, and drought conditions have been for all but one year since 2011. Farmers are preparing for the worst in 2022. more »

15 days added for comment on proposed marketing order changes for almonds

Proposed changes include removal of ambiguous and obsolete language and of irrelevant dates, and clarification of requirements, provisions and terms in the regulations to better reflect industry practices.   more »

Soil and irrigation field days in California

Get hands-on education in soil moisture, sampling, water use, filter selection and other useful topics. more »

Almond Alliance announces historic joint venture to “move nuts”

California launches the Central Valley Ramp shipping solution to get last year's almonds moving to international markets ahead of this year's upcoming harvest. more »

Seeds for Bees application open enrollment launched

Open enrollment started June 1, and new applicants can receive up to $2,500 in free seed. more »

NASS forecasts smaller almond crop

Harvest 2022 is expected to be down 4% from last year at 2.8 billion pounds. more »

Blue Diamond releases May crop report

California’s Central Valley experienced a wide range of weather conditions in April, as growers evaluated orchards and adjusted budgets. Rising resource costs have forced growers to face difficult decisions, and some orchards have not yet been irrigated. more »

Gemperle Family Farms releases first sustainability report

The report details Gemperle Family Farms strong commitment to environmental stewardship and the local community. more »

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