It may be bloom, but it's time to start thinking about yield potentials, and the role nitrogen plays in getting there. Dr. Patrick Brown, professor of plant sciences at UC Davis, says that growers should be tissue sampling now to get an idea of how trees reacted to nitrogen applications last season and to get a sense...
Some 1.7 million beehives moved into California’s 860,000 acres of almonds across the Central Valley this year to pollinate the state’s almond crop.
The Almond Board of California is providing support for tech transfer teams that are helping to reduce overwintering colony losses by supplying beekeepers with front-line technical hive management assistance and information.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture’s Fertilizer Research and Education Program, commonly known as FREP, recently released a new resource to help almond growers understand the nitrogen (N) needs of their trees throughout the year.
Consumers increasingly expect and demand transparency when it comes to food production, and almond growers can provide an authentic voice to that ongoing conversation through both traditional and digital media outlets, according to a panel of communicators at The Almond Conference in December.
The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) recently approved new restrictions on the use of Pic (chloropicrin) products to reduce worker and bystander exposure.
As we move into spring, it's important to make sure your irrigation system is working as efficiently as possible.
Experts including farm advisors and Almond Board researchers will share the latest news and research at three consecutive workshops in the northern, central and southern almond growing regions.
The North American market has teamed up with nutritionist Keri Gans to create a month of tips and subtle lifestyle changes that can lead to long-lasting healthy habits. Gans, nutritionist and author of “The Small Change Diet,” knows a thing or two about minor diet tweaks that make a major difference: “The right snack...
EPA has released a draft of a human health risk assessment for all chlorpyrifos uses.

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