Almonds, Pistachios And Walnuts – Here’s The Ultimate “Selling Story” For Eating More Nuts

🕔Mar 22, 2018Not all of nuts’ calories are taken up by the human body; on some of them, the body gets a free pass, according to studies by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) […]

California Walnuts: Walnut Blight – New Tool And What You Need To Know

🕔Mar 10, 2018For many, 2017 will be remembered as a tough year for walnut blight. A long, wet spring meant conditions were ideal for Xanthomonas arboricola pv. juglandis (Xaj), the bacterium that […]

California Walnuts: What To Remember Over The Next 4 Months In The Sac Valley

🕔Mar 10, 2018APRIL Walnut blight: new spray rotations may be available for blight control this year (see article on Kasumin 2L, this newsletter). Stay on top of spray timings. For basics of […]

California Almonds, Walnuts: Water And Nutrient Field Day, Corning, March 27

🕔Feb 25, 2018A spring almond and walnut nutrient and water management field day will be held on March 27 at the California Almond Packers and Exporters (CAPEX) building at 21275 Simpson Road […]

California Almonds, Walnuts: Nickels Spring Field Day – Focus On Nutrients, Water Management

🕔Feb 24, 2018The Nickels Soil Lab will host a field day covering almond and walnut nutrient and water management topics. The event is set for Tuesday, March 13, at the Arbuckle facility. […]

Nut Consumption: Peanuts and Tree Nuts Promote Healthier Hearts

🕔Dec 21, 2017Good news if you grow nuts – whether in the ground or on branches… People who regularly eat nuts — including peanuts and tree nuts – have a lower 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 […]

Tree Nut, Fruit Market: Almonds, Walnuts Record Year; Fruit Rebound; Citrus Decline – USDA

🕔Oct 4, 2017ERS conducts market outlook activities on the U.S. fruit and tree nuts industry. Details on major changes and events in the various commodity markets comprising this industry are published in […]

Farmland Partners Buying $110 Mln Worth Of California’s Nut Crop Acreage From Olam

🕔Sep 22, 2017Farmland Partners Inc. (FPI), a major U.S. ag real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that it will acquire approximately 5,100 acres of permanent crop farmland in California now owned […]

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