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Could U.S. ag take a page from almond board? by Todd Fitchette   Panel finds common ground with environmental groups.   Does the Almond Board of California (ABC) have a business model…
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Last month, the Almond Leadership Program joined Almond Board staff in presenting a donation of over $500 to UC Davis’ ASABE Student Branch Robotics Team. This team’s main goal during the school year…
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As the world faces a declining bee population, California almond growers say they are doing their best to promote bee health. Many growers are using pesticides and compounds at night rather than in…
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California almond growers have started to use BeeWhere, a program powered by a geographic information system which allows them to know where bee hives are so they can provide proper notification…
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MODESTO, Calif. — The Almond Board of California (ABC) today announced its 2019 Almond Leadership Program class. These 19 promising leaders represent diverse backgrounds across multiple industries,…
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From February to early March, the Central Valley sees a flurry of pink and purple petals come to life for the almond bloom.   Author: Eric Escalante   ESCALON, Calif. — Almond bloom…
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by Daniel Falconer Female First   "When I go to conferences, there's never a queue for the women's bathroom!" So says female almond grower and hobbyist beekeeper Christine Gemperle, for whom…
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BY JOHN COX   When he's at work in local almond orchards, passers-by often stop to ask Hank Gorman whether the property owner know he's knocking over their trees. And every time he gives the…
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By STEVE SCHOONOVER   MODESTO — The almond orchard of the future will use less water and pesticide, and generate less waste and harvest-time dust, if goals announced Thursday morning by…
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By Bob Highfill   The Almond Board of California announced new goals to substantially improve sustainable farming practices in key areas by 2025.   Almond Orchard Goals 2025 focuses on…