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We interviewed Nick Gatzman, farm manager for Travaille & Phippen, here he talks about why almond orchards are an important first stop for honey bees after a long winter. For more information on…
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We interviewed Nick Gatzman, farm manager for Travaille & Phippen, to talk about the importance of honey bees in the almond orchard. For more information on the mutually beneficial relationship…
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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 number of…
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According to Project Apis m. Board Chairman, Dr. Gordon Wardell, typical damage in these incidents is the lack of larvae in the colony or missing brood cycles, deformed and dying pupae, and many…
Mar 30, 2016 // Almond Bloom and Bees
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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…
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California almond bloom, typically from mid-February to mid-March, will be a welcome sight for some of the industry's most valuable partners. Honey bees will feast on their first natural food source…
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The California almond community is acutely aware of honey bee health concerns and continues to take extraordinary steps to ensure bees remain safe and healthy, both inside their orchards and…
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  With trees in bloom and bees buzzing throughout the orchard, growers and all pollination stakeholders should be aware of practices and strategies that balance bee and crop health. In addition to…
Jan 19, 2016 // Almond Bloom and Bees
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The Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) “Honey Bee Best Management Practices for California Almonds” offers best management practices for all pollination stakeholders to consider during bloom. Based…
Dec 18, 2015 // Almond Bloom and Bees