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Tree Nut, Fruit Market: Almonds, Walnuts Record Year; Fruit Rebound; Citrus Decline – USDA

Tree Nut, Fruit Market: Almonds, Walnuts Record Year; Fruit Rebound; Citrus Decline – USDA

👤By Agnes Perez, USDA Ag Economist 🕔Oct 4, 2017

ERS conducts market outlook activities on the U.S. fruit and tree nuts industry. Details on major changes and events in the various commodity markets comprising this industry are published in the Fruit and Tree Nuts Outlook. ERS also provides over 20

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California Walnuts: Pruning Trial Field Day, Merced, May 31

California Walnuts: Pruning Trial Field Day, Merced, May 31

👤By David Doll, University of California 🕔May 25, 2017

A study evaluating central leader training, minimal pruning of walnuts in comparison to traditionally trained walnuts has been ongoing within Merced County for the past six years. Observations of the six year old orchard can occur during a field day being

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California: Lake County Walnut Update Conference, Lakeport, April 25

California: Lake County Walnut Update Conference, Lakeport, April 25

👤From a Press Release 🕔Apr 6, 2017

California’s North Coast walnut growers and others involved with the crop will be able to hear about the latest developments on a wide range of topics during the 2017 Lake County Walnut Update conference, set for Tuesday, April 25. The

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Global Markets: Tree Nuts – Almond Stocks Lowered, Walnut Stocks Raised

Global Markets: Tree Nuts – Almond Stocks Lowered, Walnut Stocks Raised

👤From USDA 🕔Feb 17, 2017

Almonds Global almond production for 2016/17 is unchanged from the October 2016 forecast of 1.2 million metric tons (tons) shelled basis. Global exports are revised 10,000 tons higher to 727,000 and imports are raised 12,000 tons to 670,000. With consumption

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California Walnuts: Oilless Nuts

California Walnuts: Oilless Nuts

👤By Danielle Lightle, University of California 🕔Sep 7, 2016

Early splitting husks in walnuts are oilless nuts. They can be recognized by the early husk split and dark pellicle with white nut meat. Below are some images comparing oilless Chandler nuts with ‘normal’ Chandler nuts from the same tree.

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Tree Nuts: Global Almond, Walnut Production Up, Pistachio Production Down

Tree Nuts: Global Almond, Walnut Production Up, Pistachio Production Down

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 5, 2016

Pistachios Global production for 2015/16 is estimated to plunge 86,000 metric tons (tons) from the previous year to 529,000 as U.S. output declines and more than offsets a jump in Turkish production. As a result of lower available supplies, world

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California Tree Crops: Almond Harvest in Full Swing, Record Walnut Crop Expected

California Tree Crops: Almond Harvest in Full Swing, Record Walnut Crop Expected

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 5, 2015

Almond Harvest in Full Swing on Estimated 1.8-Billion-Pound Crop In July, California NASS released the 2015 California Almond Objective Measurement Report, which revised production down 3 percent from May’s Almond Subjective Measurement Report to reach 1.8 billion pounds. If realized,

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Walnuts: Research Has Produced Higher Yield Nuts and Water Saving Solutions

Walnuts: Research Has Produced Higher Yield Nuts and Water Saving Solutions

👤From USDA 🕔May 7, 2015

The California Walnut Board, which funds production research across an entire spectrum of walnut needs, has used production research to increase the number of delicious, flavorful walnuts available on our tables. Production research is critical for the success of plants

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California: Tri-County Walnut Day Set Feb. 5 at Visalia

👤From a Press Release 🕔Jan 15, 2015

University of California Cooperative Extension will hold its 46th Tri-County Walnut Day on Thursday, Feb. 5, at the Visalia Holiday Inn. The address is 9000 W. Airport Drive, Visalia. Pre-registration is due by Jan. 30. Register online at http://ucanr.edu/tcwd2015. Continuing

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