USDA Implements Recommendation for a Three-Year Assessment Increase

Outlook - Dec. 21, 2016

On Dec. 20, the USDA published the Final Rule to implement the recommendation by Almond Board of California (ABC) to increase the assessment from 3 cents per pound to 4 cents per pound for a three-year period beginning with the current 2016?17 almond crop.
Know Your ABCs: How Almond Board of California Began

Outlook - Dec. 16, 2016

More than six decades ago, in 1950 to be exact, the California Almond industry recognized that its constituents would be
Research and Innovation: The Keys to Continuing Success for Almonds

Outlook - Dec. 13, 2016

The future of the California Almond industry is secure, and it only takes a quick look at the past to understand why.
Almond Leadership Program Provides Perspective

Outlook - Nov. 23, 2016

For Mallvinder Kahal, the Almond Leadership Program has provided perspective of the almond industry as a whole and enabled him to make more informed and effective decisions. Kahal, operations manager at Kahal Farms in Madera County, Calif., is currently a participant in the program.
New Task Force Explores Options for Productive Use of Biomass

Outlook - Nov. 22, 2016

Torrefied almond shells were added to these flower pots to test their ability to increase stability and heat resistance.Almond Board of Calif
Almond Leadership Graduates Present Projects, Look to Future

Outlook - Nov. 22, 2016

The Almond Conference Gala Dinner on Dec. 8 will serve as the official graduation ceremony for 19 young industry professionals who have completed the year-long Almond Leadership Program, a service of Almond Board of California (ABC).
Nomination Deadline Approaching: Three Reasons to Join the Board of Directors

Outlook - Nov. 22, 2016

Basic duties of the Almond Board of California (ABC) involve a handful of meetings a year and exchanges via phone and email. And for many Board members, it provides just the right amount of activity to feel involved and relevant, deepen friendships and broaden networks. But perhaps the top reasons are:
Dave Phippen, 2016 Almond Achievement Award Winner

Outlook - Nov. 22, 2016

2016 Almond Achievement Award winner, Dave Phippen.
Nominations Sought for Almond Achievement Award

Outlook - Aug. 15, 2016

Every year since 2011, the Almond Achievement Award has honored an industry or allied-industry member who has added value to the California Almond industry through long-term service, contributions or innovations.
It?s Official: AHPA Is Now Almond Alliance of California

Outlook - Aug. 11, 2016

The Almond Hullers and Processors Association (AHPA) officially became the Almond Alliance of California (AAC), effective Aug. 1, 2016.