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Almond Board of California Invests $4.8 Mln in ‘Next-Generation’ Farming Research

Almond Board of California Invests $4.8 Mln in ‘Next-Generation’ Farming Research

👤From a Press Release 🕔Dec 5, 2017

Almond Board of California (ABC) today announced an investment of $4.8 million in 64 independent, third-party research projects exploring next-generation farming practices. Additionally, ABC released the first annual Almond Sustainability Publication, entitled Growing Good, which highlights the California Almond community’s

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Australia’s Almond Industry: Observations from a Trip Down Under

Australia’s Almond Industry: Observations from a Trip Down Under

👤By David Doll, University of California Cooperative Extension Almond Specialist 🕔Nov 28, 2017

During the first two weeks of November, I was able to attend the once-every-four-years International Research Congress on Pistachios and Almonds. This meeting was held in Adelaide, Australia in which almond and pistachio researchers (as well as some growers) attended

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California: Trump Dumps TPP – Almond Industry Touts Strong Global Trade

California: Trump Dumps TPP – Almond Industry Touts Strong Global Trade

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jan 24, 2017

The Almond Alliance of California, an organization made up of hullers and related processors, responded to President Trumps dumping of the Trans-Pacific Partnership with a call for developing “strong global trade relationships resulting in fair and economically beneficial trade deals.”

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California Almonds: Cultivating Partnerships to Benefit All of California

California Almonds: Cultivating Partnerships to Benefit All of California

👤From a Press Release 🕔Dec 19, 2016

California Almonds, the state’s leading agricultural export, are also an economic powerhouse, adding $11 billion to the state’s economy and providing 104,000 jobs for Californians. At the same time, through Almond Board of California (ABC), almond farmers lead the charge to

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Blue Diamond Growers Celebrate 106 Years of Knowledge, Dedication, Leadership

Blue Diamond Growers Celebrate 106 Years of Knowledge, Dedication, Leadership

👤From a Press Release 🕔Nov 29, 2016

On Wednesday, November 16, Blue Diamond held their annual growers meeting in Modesto. Chairman of the Board Dan Cummings and President and CEO Mark Jansen addressed an audience of more than 1,300 almond growers and industry professionals to reflect upon

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California Almonds: ‘State of the Industry’ to Kick Off Annual Almond Conference

California Almonds: ‘State of the Industry’ to Kick Off Annual Almond Conference

👤From the Almond Board of California 🕔Nov 3, 2016

The State of the Industry session, slated for Tuesday, Dec. 6, at 4:00 p.m., serves as the official opening of the 44th annual Almond Conference. California Department of Food and Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross will share her observations concerning the

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California: Almond Hullers and Processors Association Rebranded as Almond Alliance of California

California: Almond Hullers and Processors Association Rebranded as Almond Alliance of California

👤From a Press Release 🕔Aug 2, 2016

“All of the paperwork is completed and we are proud to announce that as of August 1, 2016, our newly named and revitalized trade association for the California almond community became a reality,” said AAC President Kelly Covello.   The

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Almond News: Nov. Shipments Down 5M lbs; Australian Industry on the Rise – AgFax

👤By Ernst Undesser, AgFax Web Editor 🕔Dec 9, 2015

November almond shipments down 5 million pounds The Almond Board of California has released the November position report, showing total monthly shipments at 140.5 million pounds compared to 145.6 million pounds last year. Domestic shipments were down 5.4% while exports

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California Almonds: 4 Sustainability Goals Set by Industry

👤From a Press Release 🕔Dec 9, 2015

Almond Board of California (ABC) today launched Accelerated Innovation Management (AIM), a major new strategic effort designed to make the almond industry even more efficient and sustainable. “Through our Accelerated Innovation Management program, the Almond Board will accelerate its investment

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Blue Diamond Growers Stands behind Trans-Pacific Partnership

Blue Diamond Growers Stands behind Trans-Pacific Partnership

👤From a Press Release 🕔Nov 11, 2015

Blue Diamond Growers announces support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, an important achievement for not only the almond industry, but for agriculture as a whole. The TPP will eliminate tariffs on a vast majority of U.S. agricultural products and all

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