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Almond Board is always looking to bring the industry the latest and greatest information about global markets and trade issues. The staff is pleased to launch a series of webinars for industry…
Mar 11, 2016 // Government Affairs
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Research has shown that a single postharvest foliar treatment with potassium phosphite a month before leaf fall or a single foliar spring treatment with potassium phosphite after leaf-out was…
Mar 10, 2016 // Government Affairs
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The Global Technical and Regulatory Affairs program of the Almond Board hosts several events throughout the year. Recently, we hosted the Agriculture Transportation Coalition Workshops in Fresno and…
Mar 08, 2016 // Government Affairs
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The temporary Fosetyl-Al maximum residue limit (MRL), which covers residues from phosphite-containing products for the European Union, is now extended until March 1, 2019, and is retroactive to…
Mar 08, 2016 // Government Affairs
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There are many challenges facing U.S. agriculture in the year ahead when it comes to transportation issues. The high value of the U.S. dollar compared to other currencies results in U.S. exports…
Jan 08, 2016 // Government Affairs
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There are many challenges facing U.S. agriculture in the year ahead when it comes to transportation issues. The high value of the U.S. dollar compared to other currencies results in U.S. exports…
Jan 04, 2016 // Government Affairs
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  The Valley Air District will expand its highly successful grant program with nearly $6 million in U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) funding to replace old agricultural tractors and high-…
Dec 14, 2015 // Government Affairs
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The West Coast port slowdown caused many headaches throughout the entire agriculture industry this past year. This was especially hard on the almond industry as the vast majority of almond exports…
Dec 03, 2015 // Government Affairs
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  Air quality regulations continue to percolate as local, state and federal regulators work to comply with new and existing standards for particulate matter and ozone. The state is also focused on…
Dec 02, 2015 // Government Affairs
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  Air quality regulations continue to percolate as local, state and federal regulators work to comply with new and existing standards for particulate matter and ozone. The state is also focused on…
Nov 12, 2015 // Government Affairs