This past week has seen an onslaught of local and national articles regarding the drought and agriculture; some have included significant third-party endorsement of almonds and the almond community.
Developed in part through Almond Board production research funding, a new UC Agriculture and Natural Resources web tool allows growers and PCAs to identify herbicide injury symptoms visually through an interactive photo database.
The Finance and Audit Committee (F&AC) helps guide investment of the funds from an annual assessment on the marketable kernel weight of almonds to support all of Almond Board of California’s (ABC’s) important work.
When making irrigation decisions this spring, it's important to remember that choices made this year will come into play in the years to come.
Following the success of the team of health and fitness experts led by Alison Sweeney, host of “The Biggest Loser,” the Almond Board of California (ABC) has once again engaged a Life Squad to interact with media on food, nutrition and fitness. The target audience for the ABC Life Squad is identified as Savvy Snacker...
A recent almond study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association is making headlines around the world.
Among food products made with almonds, the bar category is growing rapidly, with room for even more innovation.
UC plant pathologist Dr. Jim Adaskaveg, in a presentation at The 2014 Almond Conference IPM session, gave an update on monitoring and managing key almond diseases, emphasizing disease monitoring and risk assessment for effective and economic management.
In February, the Almond Board’s Global Technical and Regulatory Affairs (GTRA) program cohosted the Agriculture Transportation Coalition’s Shipper Workshops in Fresno and Sacramento.
San Joaquin Valley growers planning to apply products containing chlorpyrifos, abamectin and oxyfluorfen between May and October are limited to the use of low-VOC (volatile organic compound) formulations under mandates recently passed by the Department of Pesticide Regulation.