Ag Trade: U.S. Exports Remain Strong, But Global Share Declines

🕔Nov 20, 2017U.S. agricultural exports in fiscal year 2017 increased over $10 billion to the third-highest level on record.  Although the U.S. remains the second largest exporter of agricultural goods in the […]

University of Georgia Researchers Team Up with CDC to Tackle Fungicide Resistance

🕔Nov 1, 2017There are a limited number of compounds available to combat fungal infections in both plants and people. A team of University of Georgia researchers is helping to assess the risk […]

Almond Demand Up But Big Oz, EU Crops Will Balance Supplies – USDA

🕔Oct 27, 2017Almonds Global almond production for 2017/18 is forecast 6 percent higher to a record 1.3 million metric tons (tons) shelled basis on record output in the United States, Australia, and […]

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 […]

U.S. Commodity Markets Respond to Changes in China’s Ag Policies

🕔Jun 14, 2017International trade deficits have recently been reputed as “bad” for the economy; however, agriculture has posted a trade surplus since 1959. For U.S. agriculture, trade represents 20% of farmers’ income […]

U.S. Tree Nut Supply Poised To Increase By 35% In Next 5 Years

🕔May 19, 2016The U.S. tree nut industry’s golden run may be winding down as it prepares to absorb a significant increase in supply in the face of weakening global demand and softer […]

Tree Nuts: U.S. Exports to China Are Down, Prices Remain High – Rabobank

🕔Apr 22, 2015• Almond sales YTD are down about the same as the 2014 crop size reduction, but higher prices have compensated growers for the short crop. Unfortunately, the warm winter and […]

The Latest