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Tree Crops: Record Almond Crop; Walnuts Decline; Pecans Up 8% – USDA

Tree Crops: Record Almond Crop; Walnuts Decline; Pecans Up 8% – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 11, 2017

Record-Large California Almond Crop Forecast for the 2017/18 Season In July, the NASS Pacific Regional Office released the 2017 California Almond Objective Measurement Report, which revised production up 2 percent from May’s Almond Subjective Measurement Report, to reach 2.25 billion

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Northern Nut Growers Association’s Conference, Tifton, GA, Aug. 13-16

Northern Nut Growers Association’s Conference, Tifton, GA, Aug. 13-16

👤By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia News Editor 🕔Jul 12, 2017

Sustainable, efficient agricultural practices will be featured at this year’s Northern Nut Growers Association (NNGA) annual conference, which will be held at the Tifton Campus Conference Center from Aug. 13-16. During next month’s conference, University of Georgia scientists will share

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California Almonds: Understanding and Applying Info from Soil Tests

California Almonds: Understanding and Applying Info from Soil Tests

👤By Allan Fulton, University of California 🕔Nov 6, 2015

This article (Part 4) discusses micronutrients and the use of soil tests to evaluate their levels in orchard soils.  Micronutrients are essential to almonds and other nut crops, yet are required in much smaller amounts than macronutrients such as nitrogen

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California: Harvest Begins For Several Crops – USDA

California: Harvest Begins For Several Crops – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 15, 2015

Crop progress and conditions for the week ending Sept. 13, 2015. WEATHER A broad ridging pattern across the western US resulted in a very hot week in California. High pressure kept cooler, moist Pacific air at sea and kept the

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California: Rains Fall Across State, South Remains Dry – USDA

California: Rains Fall Across State, South Remains Dry – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 14, 2015

WEATHER Low pressure brought some rain to areas across the State during the middle of the week. Precipitation was generally around a quarter of an inch to half an inch for the week. Isolated heavier amounts, up to 2 inches,

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