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Julie Adams, vice president global, technical, and regulatory affairs with the Almond Board of California, commented in an exclusive interview with California Ag Today on the proposed additional one…
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The almond harvest is upon us, and if you live or drive anywhere near an almond orchard, you know what that means. Dust. And lots of it. So, more almond trees must mean more dust, right? And more…
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The almond industry is stepping up research efforts to find alternate uses for almond byproducts that could bring added value going well beyond the value for the nuts.Almond hulls may be used to…
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Many students, and even adults, don’t realize that almonds grow on trees. Even more, they’re often unaware that California is an agricultural powerhouse. Almond Board of California (ABC) is committed…
Sep 16, 2016 // About the Almond Industry
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Members of the Almond Leadership Class of 2016 pose in front of Burchell Nursery, where they learned about the budding process for almond trees.After another successful year of participants learning…
Sep 16, 2016 // About the Almond Industry
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Everything from planting a new almond orchard through all phases of managing the trees and producing a crop, plus marketing and economics, are covered in this year’s "Advances in Almond Production…
Sep 12, 2016 // About the Almond Industry
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(Zhi)Jun Weng, Ph.D., an expert in thermal processing, food engineering and food safety, as well as a technology innovator, passed away suddenly on July 16 after serving the food industry for more…
Sep 06, 2016 // About the Almond Industry
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After starting this year’s harvest on Aug. 3 - nearly two weeks sooner than usual, Stanislaus County grower Chuck Dirkse expects to have all of his almonds out of the field by mid-September. This…
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The harvest of a record 2.05 billion pound almond crop is in full swing in California as lower prices have fueled greater demand for the commodity. Growers’ water efficiency and favorable conditions…
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Waycott talked about the current almond market and what may lie ahead in the future. “It’s been quite an amazing year. We obviously started off last harvest with the industry thinking the crop size…
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