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Increase in acreage reflected in world demand for the nut crop. Bearing acres of almonds in California rose 1.1 percent in 2015 to 890,000, according to a recent report by the U.S. Department of…


Almond growers who participate in the California Almond Sustainability Program help the almond industry by providing the data to demonstrate that almond growers and processors are good stewards of…

Weed ID and Management for Almond Growers Is Focus of Regional Workshops
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The Almond Board of California (ABC) will host workshops in various locations May 10–12 in conjunction with University of California weed specialists and staff. The workshops will take place in…


A factsheet about the almond industry in Madera County

Almond Board of California Congratulates Nutrition Researchers Honored at Experimental Biology 2016
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The Almond Board of California (ABC) is pleased to honor seven nutrition researchers who were recognized this week at the American Society of Nutrition (ASN)’s Scientific Sessions and Annual…

Les cultivateurs d'amande jouent un rôle majeur dans la résolution de la problématique des pertes d'abeilles
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Though in most cases beehives have already left the orchard, almond growers can still play a vital role in understanding honey bee health impacts.

Over recent weeks there have been a…

Almond Board Leadership Program to Cultivate Multifaceted Leaders
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The 21 participants chosen for the Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) Almond Leadership Program for 2016 met for the first time earlier this year for their program orientation and kickoff…


Members of the Almond Leadership Program Class of 2016 gather at the Modesto Centre Plaza at their inaugural meeting.

Hive Removal in Almond Orchards: A Balancing Act
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With almond bloom winding down, it is vital growers track petal fall and crop development in their orchards so that bee hives are released to beekeepers and removed from the orchard at the optimum…