Bee-ing Good Partners for Honey Bee Health

Outlook - Jun. 28, 2016

National Pollinator Week in June marks the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations. It?s also a time for the California Almond community to reflect on our efforts to improve honey bee and pollinator health.  
Call for Almond Conference Presentation Proposals

Outlook - Jun. 27, 2016

For the first time, potential speakers may submit proposals to present at The Almond Conference in December on selected topics. Proposals will be considered on the following topics:
Harvest Practices and Equipment Demo Featured at Orchard Workshop

Outlook - Jun. 27, 2016

Come see new harvest equipment demonstrated in an orchard near you at the third and final event of the Almond Board of California educational sustainability1 workshop series. The two in-orchard workshops will take place July 7 in Fresno and July 8 in Arbuckle.
UC Almond Short Course: Registration Begins July 1

Outlook - Jun. 23, 2016

The 2016 Almond Short Course will be held November 8?10 at the Modesto Centre Plaza. New and experienced growers, as well as other industry members interested in commercial almond production, should consider attending.
Improving Air Quality at Harvest

Outlook - Jun. 22, 2016

While a little extra dust may seem like a necessary byproduct of bringing in the harvest, it is an unwelcome nuisance for neighbors who live, work, drive and play around almond orchards. I ask that you please take steps to keep dust inside your orchard this harvest season.
Be a Good Neighbor ? Minimize Harvest Dust

Outlook - Jun. 22, 2016

While almond growers and processors prepare for the busiest time of the year, the Central Valley community will soon be reminded of what comes with harvest ? dust. Dust impacts everyone in the Valley, from almond growers to orchard workers to neighbors.
Incorporating Ants into Your Monitoring and Management Practices

Outlook - Jun. 14, 2016

California is home to approximately 270 different ant species. With only a fraction of this population found in almond orchards, few types will prove to be an economic threat to almond growers.
Almond Leadership Program Featured in Online Publication

Outlook - Jun. 13, 2016

Almond Leadership Program participant Rory Crowley was interviewed by wr