2.050 Billion Pounds ? Right on Track

The Handle - Jul. 12, 2016

The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) released the 2016 California Almond Objective Measurement Report on July 6. The report, which is funded by the Almond Board of California (ABC), represents quite the complicated piece of work.
Call for Almond Conference Presentation Proposals

The Handle - Jul. 11, 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:
Almond Board Wins Public Relations Award

The Handle - Jul. 11, 2016

One year ago, as talk of California?s drought increased, the almond industry faced questions from the media concerning its use of water.
Guidelines for Good Stockpile Management

The Handle - Jul. 11, 2016

With the California Almond Objective report forecasting a crop that will surpass 2 billion pounds, more crop than ever may be subject to stockpiling, and for a longer time. Be sure your stockpiles are managed to protect the quality and safety of the crop.
FSMA Rules at Food Quality and Safety Symposium

The Handle - Jul. 11, 2016

With the addition of the Intentional Adulteration rule, there are now seven rules that will have some impact on California Almond processors once