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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
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Almond Board Director of Quality Assurance and Industry Services Tim Birmingham attended an event with U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, California Department of Pesticide Regulation Director…
Nov 09, 2015 // Government Affairs
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Grants of up to $25,000 are available to fund experiments on your farm to see if new irrigation practices could fit in your operation. The grower-led projects are supported and guided by a technical…
Oct 12, 2015 // Government Affairs
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The Almond Board of California (ABC) will join with the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and other partners in carrying out a new USDA-funded pilot project designed to give almond growers greater…
Oct 06, 2015 // Government Affairs
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The temporary maximum residue level (MRL) of 75 mg/kg for fosetyl-Al in certain tree nuts, including almonds, for export to European Union (EU) member countries, is expected to be extended to March…
Oct 06, 2015 // Government Affairs
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The temporary maximum residue level (MRL) of 75 mg/kg for fosetyl-Al in certain tree nuts, including almonds, for export to European Union (EU) member countries, is expected to be extended to March 1…
Sep 30, 2015 // Government Affairs
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The Almond Board of California (ABC) will join with the Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) and other partners in carrying out a new USDA-funded pilot project designed to give almond growers greater…
Sep 30, 2015 // Government Affairs