The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) released a revised proposal for regulating the use of agricultural pesticides near school sites and licensed child day care facilities.
Winter temperatures this 2016–2017 season were not cold enough to have any negative impact on overwintering populations of leaffooted bug.
With the wet winter and possible spring storms, the question of when to begin irrigating can sometimes be a tough one to answer.
Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) consumer marketing program as we think of it today began almost 20 years ago. At that time, almonds were considered an unhealthy food.
Welcome to the first edition of our new FSMA Files column! We’ll use this column to provide you with easy-to-understand answers to your Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) questions.
Do you sell almonds at a local farmers’ market? Have you in the past? If so, the Almond Board wants to learn from you and your experience.
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has raised its rate of financial incentives to purchase low-dust harvest equipment to $37.50 per acre, up from last year’s rate of $10.52 per acre.
Almond Board of California has released election results for the Board of Directors positions whose terms of office are Mar. 1, 2017, through Feb. 28, 2018.
As the Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) director for Sustainability and Environmental Affairs, Dr. Gabriele Ludwig sits at the nexus of research and regulation, ensuring that ABC research funding priorities are aligned with the regulatory landscape, and that pending regulations include real-world data on how California Almonds are grown.
Do you have experience applying available floodwater in your orchards in excess of the crop’s demand? Are you willing to use available floodwater this winter (2016–2017) to accelerate groundwater recharge? If so, Sustainable Conservation would like to hear from you.