Key Issues and Fast Facts Educational Series

The Handle - Mar. 11, 2016

Almond Board is always looking to bring the industry the latest and greatest information about global markets and trade issues. The staff is pleased to launch a series of webinars for industry members surrounding the key issues and facts facing the industry today.
FDA to Host Public FSMA Live Webcast on March 21

The Handle - Mar. 10, 2016

The FDA is hosting a public meeting in Maryland and via live Webcast to discuss import safety regulations and programs on March 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.
India and Gulfood: Bigger and Better than Ever

The Handle - Mar. 09, 2016

I returned two weeks ago from a visit to India and Dubai.
Updated Trade Materials Now Available

The Handle - Mar. 08, 2016

The refreshed Almond Technical Kit and Guide to California Almonds Poster are now available in print and electronic form.
Have Your Growers Signed Up for a CASP Workshop?

The Handle - Mar. 08, 2016

A three-part series of sustainability1 workshops, part of the California Almond Sustainability Program (CASP), will bring forth tools
Workshops, Events Promote Understanding

The Handle - Mar. 08, 2016

The Global Technical and Regulatory Affairs program of the Almond Board hosts several events throughout the year. Recently, we hosted the Agriculture Transportation Coalition Workshops in Fresno and Sacramento.
MRL Extended for Residues of Phosphite-Containing Products, but Questions Remain About Use

The Handle - Mar. 08, 2016

The temporary Fosetyl-Al maximum residue limit (MRL), which covers residues from phosphite-containing products for the European Union, is now extended until March 1, 2019, and is retroactive to January 1, 2016. The decision was officially announced in the January 25, 2016, European Journal.
Almonds and Diet Quality

The Handle - Mar. 08, 2016

A recent study of the benefits of including almonds in the diet, conducted by University of Florida researchers, inspired media