In an ongoing effort to support the California FFA organization, each year Almond Board of California (ABC) organizes a silent auction over the three-day duration of The Almond Conference.
Jim Jasper was recognized with the 2015 Almond Achievement Award for his lifetime of work on behalf of the California Almond industry at the Almond Conference Gala Dinner, held Dec. 10 in Sacramento.
In a recent Almond Update, Almond Board of California Director of North America, Molly Spence, shares findings from a recent almond nutritional study looking at almonds and families.
The Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) newly adopted Accelerated Innovation Management (AIM) program focuses on the innovative almond farming practices that will be required to meet the future needs of the California Almond industry, as well as the consumer, the community and the planet.
If you’ve ever thought of serving the California Almond industry, the opportunity is here — you have until Jan. 20, 2016, to file a nomination petition for two independent grower member positions and two independent grower alternate positions on the Board of Directors for Almond Board of California.
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 costing more than exports supplied by other countries.
Looking at The Almond Conference by the numbers tells the story of success for this once-a-year all-almond all day long event.
Many of us will be gathered in Sacramento this week for The Almond Conference, which will provide participants with a comprehensive overview of many of the current and future challenges and opportunities facing our industry.
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 are shipped through the West Coast ports.
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.