Skip to main content

Explore topic: Government Affairs

Newsletter Item
Each fall, Almond Board of California (ABC) staff participate in the United Fresh Produce Association’s Washington Conference. The conference includes educational sessions on issues such as safety,…
Oct 12, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
On Friday, July 6, 2018, the California State Water Board (SWB) released the third and final draft of the Bay-Delta Water Quality Control Plan’s Phase 1 update for the Lower San Joaquin River and…
Jul 16, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
During the first week of June, Almond Board of California (ABC) staff and industry members traveled to Washington, D.C., as part of an annual almond industry delegation. The trip provides an…
Jul 13, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
From the private sector to state and federal entities, the Almond Board of California is actively sharing the industry’s long-standing commitment to honey bee health with those in the private sector…
May 15, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
Sweeping changes in Central Valley water quality regulations are scheduled for adoption in May — part of a long-term plan to assure safe drinking water for the Valley’s residents, while protecting…
May 14, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
Beth Van Meter, senior specialist, Global Technical and Regulatory Affairs, distributes almond snack packs and educational materials to visitors at the Almond Board booth during Ag Day at the…
Newsletter Item
During the week of Feb. 26, Almond Board of California (ABC) hosted a group of European Port Authorities for a Pre-Export Checks (PEC) seminar. The authorities came from the European Commission,…
Newsletter Item
Sonny Perdue gets hands-on while touring Giacomazzi Almond Orchards in Hanford, California It’s true that he travels in presidential style, with motorcade and bodyguards. But when the U.S. Secretary…
Mar 14, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
California water authorities in February adopted stricter requirements for growers, a move signaling increasing emphasis on protecting drinking water sources from nitrate impacts.  Adopted by…
Mar 14, 2018 // Government Affairs
Newsletter Item
The House Agriculture Committee has launched an online resource to provide updates to growers, handlers and other industry members on the 2018 Farm Bill. Every five years, the U.S. Congress…
Jan 10, 2018 // Government Affairs