California Almonds: Rains Prompting More Fungicides But Are Slowing Pests…For Now – AgFax Tree Crops Apr 4, 2020

🕔Apr 4, 2020
More rain expected. Conditions are suppressing pest pressure but fungicides will be needed, especially where treatments weren't made earlier or in orchards where leaf diseases are apparent.

California Almonds: Pests Will Enjoy The Warming Weather Trend – AgFax Tree Crops Mar 28, 2020

🕔Mar 28, 2020
After a stretch of wet, cool weather, warmer conditions are in the forecast. That will favor diseases and pests as April starts.

California Almonds: Rains Set In, Fungicides Going Out On A Wide Basis – AgFax Mar 21, 2020

🕔Mar 21, 2020
Wetter weather has settled over California's almond counties, pushing growers to apply fungicides to ward off diseases. Also, navel orangeworm traps continue to hint at early pressure.

California Almonds: Moving Past Bloom With Big To-Do Lists Mar 14, 2020

🕔Mar 14, 2020
With a stretch of dry, warm weather, growers are irrigating widely and applying fertilizer. Concerns linger about how pest pressure might shape up, with prospects for earlier movement of key insects like navel orangeworms.

California Almonds – Warm, Dry Weather Prompts Pest Concerns Going Forward – AgFax Mar 7, 2020

🕔Mar 7, 2020
More than most, this could be a year when consistent insect trap monitoring pays dividends, especially when it comes to navel orangeworms.

California Almonds: Full Bloom And Beyond, Dry Conditions Influencing Decisions – AgFax Mar 1, 2020

🕔Mar 1, 2020
Warmer and drier conditions prompt speculation that more pest pressure could develop as the 2020 season progresses.

California Almonds: Blooming Starts A Bit – AgFax Feb 16, 2020

🕔Feb 16, 2020
This won't go down as an early year for blooming but scattered flowers are opening through much of the Central Valley. In places, the progression is picking up.

California Almonds: Bloom Is In “Preview” Mode – AgFax Feb 1, 2020

🕔Feb 1, 2020
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California Almonds: Planting Trends – Winners, Losers Since 2005 Oct 22, 2019

🕔Oct 22, 2019
A new almond planting should last at least 20 years. With the right varieties, a new almond orchard should be profitable for at least 20 years. Many decisions contribute to […]

California Almonds: For Sustained Almond Yields, Start Thinking “Potassium” Oct 9, 2019

🕔Oct 9, 2019
Adequate potassium is critical to sustained yields in an almond orchard. There are many approaches to providing almond trees with the potassium they need, depending on your local climate conditions, […]

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