Michigan: Midwest Nut Producers Council Meeting, Hickory Corners, March 9-10

🕔Jan 23, 2018The Midwest Nut Producers Council (MNPC) will hold its annual membership meeting in March with an expanded 2-day program that will cover more topics and allow for increased interaction among […]

California Pistachios: Dormancy Studies – Fuzzy Findings

🕔Dec 29, 2017Tests continue using winter-applied kaolin clay or calcium carbonate-based materials to either reflect solar radiation or diffuse as a way to improve dormancy. Results from David Doll, UCCE Farm Advisor, […]

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

🕔Oct 11, 2017Record-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 […]

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

🕔Jul 12, 2017Sustainable, 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. […]

California Almonds: Understanding and Applying Info from Soil Tests

🕔Nov 6, 2015This 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 […]

California: Harvest Begins For Several Crops – USDA

🕔Sep 15, 2015Crop 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 […]

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

🕔Jul 14, 2015WEATHER 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 […]

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