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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Since the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was passed into law in 2011, Almond Board of California (ABC) has been working on behalf of growers, huller/shellers and handlers to help them prepare for the compliance periods, which for growers or other operations covered under one of the farm definitions, begin phasing in Jan. 26, 2018.
Although Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Preventive Controls compliance dates are already in effect for some handlers, most still have time to prepare.