California Walnuts: Inventory Movement Improves As COVID-19 Shock Subsides Jul 11, 2020

🕔Jul 11, 2020
Editor’s Note: Download full report here. June walnut shipments from California were strong, particularly for inshell. Contributing factors include lower commodity prices, some stabilization in markets after the initial shock […]

California Almonds: Growers Move Into Hull Split Spraying With Plenty Of Approaches – AgFax Jul 5, 2020

🕔Jul 5, 2020
SUBSCRIBE Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Tree Crops. Our thanks to BASF and its California team for sponsoring this coverage. Got questions or comments? Let us know. Owen […]

California Almonds: A Big Crop Begins Splitting – AgFax Jun 27, 2020

🕔Jun 27, 2020
SUBSCRIBE Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Tree Crops. Our thanks to BASF and its California team for sponsoring this coverage. Got questions or comments? Let us know. Owen […]

California Walnuts: 10 Key Management Points Ahead Of Harvest Jun 27, 2020

🕔Jun 27, 2020
In July #1. Examine how you’ll spend money. Examine your IPM strategy for the season in light of lean prices. With crop value down, the damage level at which it […]

California Walnuts: More Mold, More Questions Jun 27, 2020

🕔Jun 27, 2020
Growers and processors have reported elevated mold levels in harvested walnuts, which has resulted in pathology sample submissions to Dr. Themis Michailides, UC Davis Plant Pathologist. Although botryosphaeria and phomopsis […]

California Walnuts: Using Ethephon in a Year With Lean Prices, Straggled Leafout Jun 27, 2020

🕔Jun 27, 2020
Given the prolonged leaf-out window we saw in walnuts this spring, it is likely that there will also be a wide window in the timing of hull split and nut […]

California – Almonds – Hull Split Within Sight – AgFax Jun 20, 2020

🕔Jun 20, 2020
First hull split sprays will likely start in late June. A heatwave is taking shape, which could fire up spider mites and push navel orangeworms.

California – Almonds – First Hull Splits Just Around The Corner – AgFax Jun 13, 2020

🕔Jun 13, 2020
SUBSCRIBE Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Tree Crops. Our thanks to BASF and its California team for sponsoring this coverage. Got questions or comments? Let us know. Owen […]

California: Nut Industry Underwrites 4 UC Researchers Jun 8, 2020

🕔Jun 8, 2020
Four staff research associates will join the ranks of UC Cooperative Extension scientists in the coming months to support nut crop advisors conducting critical research in walnut, almond and pistachio […]

Almonds – California – First Hull Split Sprays Fast Approaching – AgFax Jun 6, 2020

🕔Jun 6, 2020
Periods of heat have fired up pest action in places and multiple miticide applications have been made in some orchards. Some hull split sprays will likely go out on the early side to take care of early pressure.

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