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Creating A Safe, Clean Home For Stockpiled Almonds

Once harvest kicks off, stockpiles of in-hull almonds become a favorite spot for Aspergillus mold as the moisture in almonds, combined with larger swings in air temperature from day to evening, result in elevated moisture levels and create a hospitable environment for the damaging mold to thrive. Aspergillus mold produces aflatoxin that causes significant food safety concerns that can put export …

In the Orchard Workshop in Kingsburg – Preparing for Harvest

Invest time now to focus on what matters most come harvest. Harvest is hands down the busiest time of year. Before the chaos sets in, we invite you to join a short two-hour workshop focusing on tips and techniques that will improve your harvesting process and reduce dust, keeping you, your employees and your neighbors happy. Industry experts will cover: Preparing …

Does FSMA No Longer Apply to Almond Growers?

Does FSMA No Longer Apply to Almond Growers?

With the recent announcement that almonds would be exempt from the Produce Safety Rule under FSMA, growers may think they got off the hook regarding extra trainings and documentation for food safety practices in the field, but watch this video with Tim Birmingham from the Almond Board of California who clarifies the recent change. Read more about it in Pacific …

Navel Orangeworm Summit

Whether you grow almonds, pistachios or walnuts, successful management of insect damage is critical to protecting the premium quality and price of California nuts from the orchard to the export market. Join us for this special event as we look at… • The cost of damage and return on investment for growers, processors, and exporters from effective Navel Orangeworm control. …

In the Orchard Workshop in Hughson – Preparing for Harvest

Invest time now to focus on what matters most come harvest. Harvest is hands down the busiest time of year. Before the chaos sets in, we invite you to join a short two-hour workshop focusing on tips and techniques that will improve your harvesting process and reduce dust, keeping you, your employees and your neighbors happy. Industry experts will cover: Preparing …

Almond Board Lunch and Learn: Irrigation & Nutrient Management

Developing an irrigation budget (CCA CE Category 0.5 Hours of Other Spencer Cooper, Almond Board of California) What does a fertilizer label really mean? CCA CE Category 0.5 Hours of Other Devin Clarke, YARA Explanation of the label Applicator Safety Please RSVP to Ann Friedrich at afriedrich@almondboard.com.

Managing Weeds is Key to Improving Yields & Orchard Health

Weed Control in Orchards

Almond Board of California — Weeds are a seemingly constant issue in the orchard. If not managed properly, they can create competition among young trees, clog micro-irrigation systems, use and generate uneven irrigation and contribute to a messy orchard floor during harvest. Good weed management, then, starts with identifying the weeds in your orchard, which requires constant, attentive monitoring. The University …

In the Orchard Workshop: Almond IPM in Buttonwillow

Sign-in and Refreshments Almond Board Update: Almond Board of California California Almond Sustainability Program (CASP) Overview: SureHarvest Pest Management Update – Applied for DPR CE Category: 1.0 hrs. of Other, CCA CE Category: 1.0 hrs. Integrated Pest Management David Haviland, Area IPM Advisor Pest ID Spider Mite Navel Orangeworm o Reminder on how to manage NOW: ensure sprays reach the …

Almond Board of CA Explores Options for Exporting Almond Biomass

Almond Board of CA Explores Options for Exporting Almond Biomass

With all the new almond acreage coming into production, that means more almond hulls and shells to find a home for.  So what are some economical options?  Watch this brief interview with Julie Adams from the Almond Board of California to discuss options for exporting these coproducts overseas.  Read more about it in Pacific Nut Producer Magazine.

In the Orchard Workshop: Almond IPM in Oakdale

Sign-in and Refreshments 9:00 Almond Board Update Almond Board of California California Almond Sustainability Program (CASP) Overview SureHarvest Pest Management Update – DPR CE Category: 1.0 hrs. of Other. CCA CE Category: 1.0 hrs. Integrated Pest Management Jhalendra Rijal, Area IPM Advisor Pest ID Spider Mite and predator sampling Navel Orangeworm o Reminder on how to manage NOW: ensure sprays …

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