California Almonds: Yo-Yo Weather Pushes Fungicides, Complicates Nitrogen Applications – AgFax

🕔Apr 15, 2018Weather fluctuating between cold and warm, with plenty of rain at times. Not exactly a normal April in almond country.

California Almonds – Variability Could Make This A Tough Crop To Estimate – AgFax

🕔Apr 7, 2018Variable – that’s the word most used to describe this crop. In places, it looks light, with extreme cases where cold weather took a clear toll. But on the more positive […]

California Almonds: 5 Observations on This Year’s Crop

🕔Apr 2, 2018Spring conditions over the past week have finally turned favorable for growth. After a very warm winter, a long bloom with periods of cold weather, followed by a few weeks […]

California Almonds: Growers Playing Catchup. So Are Insects. – AgFax

🕔Mar 31, 2018PCAs continue to assess the potential crop, looking for localized instances of light loads where nitrogen rates could be trimmed.

California Almonds: Welcome To Spring – Issues, Reminders

🕔Mar 31, 2018Conditions have finally turned favorable for growth. After a very warm winter, a long bloom with periods of cold weather, followed by a few weeks of wet weather, trees are […]

California Almonds: Freeze Damage – More Questions, More Uncertainty

🕔Mar 24, 2018One key question: will all those small nuts make it to harvest or drop as soon as they get a chance?

California Almonds: Frost/Freeze Damage Assessments – Plenty Of Variables – AgFax Tree Crops

🕔Mar 17, 2018Trying to predict how big a hit the 2018 almond crop sustained due to frost is still a bit like predicting an earthquake. But more should be known once we […]

California Almonds: Rains Change The Game – Crazy Weather Continues – AgFax

🕔Mar 11, 2018As more rain falls, growers get a bit aggressive with fungicides but not so much with nitrogen.

California Almonds: Frost Damage Effects – Points to Consider for 2018

🕔Mar 9, 2018The frost event from the week of the February 19th impacted almond production Statewide. Temperatures dropped in many areas below the critical temperatures. This was compounded with a low dew […]

California Almonds: Spring Nutrient, Water Management Field Day, Chowchilla, March 20

🕔Mar 9, 2018Come learn about nitrogen and water management at a field day jointly held by UC Cooperative Extension, UC Davis, CDFA-FREP, and the Almond Board of California.

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