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To aid in opening and maintaining global markets, Almond Board of California (ABC) often hosts delegations from overseas. Visits provide an overview of the California Almond industry and often…
Nov 09, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Growers in the San Joaquin Valley currently operating Tier 1 diesel pump motors have until the end of this year to replace those engines with cleaner burning Tier 4 motors under state ozone…
Nov 07, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Growers in the San Joaquin Valley planning to use high VOC (volatile organic compound) formulations of the pesticides that contain chlorpyrifos (Lorsban), abamectin (Agri-Mek) or oxyfluorfen (…
Nov 07, 2017 // Government Affairs
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In a show of confidence in the Almond Board of California, the state’s almond growers once again voted overwhelmingly in favor of continuing the Federal Marketing Order for California Almonds.…
Nov 07, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Applications are now available for a state cost-share program offering investments in healthy soils and ecosystems. Almond growers who apply for these funds can help reduce or avoid greenhouse gas…
Sep 15, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Hoping to provide clean drinking water to those who can’t afford it, California political leaders are considering major policy changes that would create funding for improving community drinking…
Sep 15, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Almond Board of California has introduced a new portion of almonds.com entirely dedicated to Trade & Regulatory Affairs.     The new section of the website provides information on trade resources…
Sep 11, 2017 // Government Affairs
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The Almond Board of California arranged an orchard and facility tour for Representative Dwight Evans and several House Ag committee staff during their visit to Modesto for the recent 2018 Farm Bill…
Sep 11, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Almond Board of California has introduced a new portion of Almonds.com entirely dedicated to Trade & Regulatory Affairs.   The new section of the website provides information on trade resources,…
Sep 01, 2017 // Government Affairs
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Almond Board of California (ABC) works very closely with the Almond Alliance of California to submit comments on a variety of published regulations. Recently the Almond Alliance submitted comments to…
Aug 16, 2017 // Government Affairs