California Rice Harvest Commences Sep 16, 2020

🕔Sep 16, 2020
Most of California’s rice production is in the Sacramento Valley, north of Sacramento, the state capital.  While much of the 2020 crop was planted earlier than normal because an unusually […]

California Rice: Farmers See Reasons for Hope as Harvest Begins Sep 16, 2020

🕔Sep 16, 2020
Farmers expect rice harvest in the Sacramento Valley to ramp up this week, and they express optimism for their crop and its prospects. Based on harvested fields of some earlier-maturing […]

California Walnuts: Check List For Fall Orchard Management Sep 14, 2020

🕔Sep 14, 2020
Pre-harvest Monitor for navel orangeworm (NOW) to determine risk of damage. Walnuts that have made it through the season intact are most susceptible to damage when husks open. However, if […]

California Almond Outlook: Appears Bullish In The Short Term Sep 14, 2020

🕔Sep 14, 2020
Highlights from the Almond Board of California’s August 2020 position report. See RPAC’s full analysis here. August shipments were expected to be strong and were. August Sales were 288 vs. […]

California Almonds: Stuck Nuts – Varietal Influences Aug 31, 2020

🕔Aug 31, 2020
When discussing challenges in nut removal, one major factor that is often overlooked is nut variety.  Due to differing growth habits of each variety, good nut removal may be difficult […]

California: Modoc County Designated Natural Disaster Area to Drought Aug 31, 2020

🕔Aug 31, 2020
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated Modoc County, California, as a primary natural disaster area. Producers who suffered losses due to recent drought may be eligible for U.S. Department of Agriculture […]

California Walnuts: Big Crop, Big Plans To Grow Domestic Market Aug 28, 2020

🕔Aug 28, 2020
Today, USDA NASS released the Objective Measurement of the 2020 walnut crop at 780,000 short tons, an increase of 19% over the prior year. “The industry has been expecting increases […]

California Rice: Dennis Lindberg Passes at 96 Aug 21, 2020

🕔Aug 21, 2020
USA Rice extends condolences to the family and friends of Dennis “Denny” Lindberg, who passed away August 14, at the age of 96 after a brief illness.  He is survived […]

California: Grocery Chain and Vertical Farm Partner Up Aug 12, 2020

🕔Aug 12, 2020
Indoor vertical farming is stepping into 430 grocery stores in California. ‌‌Albertsons‌ ‌Companies,‌ ‌Inc.‌ and Plenty‌ ‌Unlimited‌ ‌Inc., have formed a partnership to ‌provide‌ ‌shoppers‌ ‌in‌ ‌more‌ ‌than‌ ‌430‌ ‌stores‌ […]

California Almonds: July Shipments “Surprisingly High” Aug 12, 2020

🕔Aug 12, 2020
Editor’s Note: The Almond Board of California released the July 2020 position report this week. Here are the high points from from a market commentary by RPAC, LLC. Click here […]

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