On the Air with Almond Board of California

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

Staying current on the latest California Almonds news and tips is easy with the Almond Update every Thursday on AgNet/West, sponsored by the Almond Board of California.
Leaf Sampling, Irrigation Monitoring to Be Featured at Sustainability Workshop

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

The Almond Board of California will be hosting a workshop with Dellavalle Laboratory on Wednesday, Mar. 5, in Fresno to offer growers an opportunity to learn about leaf sampling and irrigation monitoring techniques as well as to participate in the California Almond Sustainability Program (CASP).
2014 Election Results Announced

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

The Almond Board of California has released election results for the Board of Directors positions whose terms of office are Mar. 1, 2014 through Feb. 28, 2015.
California Almonds Cultivates Its Online Presence

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

For the past several months, Almond Board has been working closely with various teams across the globe to reposition California Almonds on the ever-evolving World Wide Web.
Reporting Sustainability ? Mel Machado, Chair of Environmental Committee

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

The California Almond Sustainability Program (CASP) is now entering its sixth year, and information gathered thus far confirms what many in our industry have been saying: Almond growers are excellent stewards of the resources needed to produce their crops.
New Deadlines Set for Irrigated Lands Program

Outlook - Mar. 03, 2014

The State Water Resources Control Board is expected to approve a request from the East San Joaquin Water Quality Coalition (ESJ) to postpone the deadline for growers in high-vulnerability areas within the Coalition to file a Farm Evaluation Plan until May 1, 2014.
Journalists from India Visit Almond Country at Bloom

Outlook - Mar. 01, 2014

At the end of February, in the midst of full bloom (and the first rainstorm in 17 days), nine journalists from top news publications in India, one of the fastest growing emerging markets for California Almonds, visited an orchard and handling facility near Modesto.
Survey to Support Integrated Pollination

Outlook - Mar. 01, 2014

Participating in an online survey on pollination management will not only help improve outreach, Extension and research on pollination management for California Almonds, it will also give you a chance to win an iPad.
Tier 1 Pump Replacement Deadline Approaching

Outlook - Mar. 01, 2014

Growers in the San Joaquin Valley currently operating Tier 1 diesel pump motors have until the end of this year to replace those engines with cleaner burning Tier 4 motors under state ozone regulations designed to reduce PM 2.5 and NOx emissions.
The UK's Almond Board Public Relations Team Takes Home Top Evaluation Prize

Outlook - Mar. 01, 2014

The Almond Board public relations team in the UK was awarded the Public Relations Consultants Association (PRCA) Award for Evaluation (?Going Nutty for Measurement?) on behalf of the ?Snack Happy? consumer campaign