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Driving through the Turlock countryside, almond orchards dominate the landscape  and according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service, the healthy nut has taken over large…

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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…

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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…

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Across the nation, people are challenging the status quo on farming. And there’s perhaps no better time than National Agriculture Day to celebrate it. In Wesley, California, the Bays family is…

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Nick Blom, a Modesto-area almond farmer and board member for the Modesto Irrigation District, who also participated in the forum, conducted an onfarm recharge project this January in partnership…

Whole Orchard Recycling — An Alternative to Burning, Cogeneration?
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As more cogeneration plants are shutting down, growers are being forced to consider alternative methods for dealing with tree biomass upon orchard removal. One of those alternatives is grinding up…

Almond Industry Launches Major Strategic Effort to Accelerate Innovation and Sustainability
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Almond Board of California (ABC) today launched Accelerated Innovation Management (AIM), a major new strategic effort designed to make the almond industry even more efficient and sustainable…