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Blue Diamond Growers 110th Annual Meeting Recap, Gurcharan Dhillon Honored

The 110th Blue Diamond Growers Annual Meeting countered the challenges of 2020 with a sense of accomplishment for the present and optimism for the future. “We are a growth business by choice, and I’m confident in declaring that the best is yet to come,” said Mark Jansen, President and CEO, Blue Diamond Growers. In his virtual presentation to Blue Diamond almond growers on …

Blue Diamond Celebrates 110-Year Anniversary with Key Expansions

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world’s leading processor and marketer of almonds, marked its 110-year anniversary today with announcements about the completion of two key infrastructure expansions.The company also was recently recognized by Boston Consulting Group & IRI as one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Mid-Size CPGs for the fourth consecutive year.As part of Blue …

Blue Diamond Growers Break Ground & Prepare for Record Almond Production

As almond acreage and production continues to soar in California, almond processors and handlers are strengthening and increase their capacity to be able to take in the record crops to come.  Blue Diamond Growers recently announced the construction of their largest almond storage facility yet.  Watch this brief interview with Blue Diamond CEO Mark Jansen as he shares more details …

Blue Diamond Invests in Expansion of Turlock Manufacturing Plant

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world’s leading processor and marketer of almonds, begins expansion of its award-winning processing facility in Turlock, CA. Today a groundbreaking ceremony will be held at the 200,000 square foot manufacturing plant recognized as the 2014 Plant of the Year by Food Engineering Magazine. The new addition is part of Blue Diamond’s …

Inaugural Blue Diamond BB’s & Bocce Tournament

On Friday November 2, 2018 we will be hosting the Inaugural Blue Diamond “BB’s & Bocce Tournament” at the Stockton Gun & Bocce Club. We are creating this opportunity to bring Blue Diamond Members and Industry Associates together to celebrate the end of harvest and to raise funds for the Blue Diamond Growers Foundation. The Foundation’s focus is to support …

Blue Diamond SJV Almond Harvest Preparation Seminar

Agenda Topics: Understanding Blue Diamond Grading & Statements Complying with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Exemption Introduction to the Blue Diamond Grower Portal Navel Orangeworm Hull Split Applications & Best Practices Orchard Floor Management & Harvest Preparation Considerations RSVP to Blue Diamond’s Membership Office: (209) 545-6225 or via Email: membership@bdgrowers.com

Blue Diamond Huller/Sheller Golf Tournament

You are invited to participate in the 23rd Annual Blue Diamond Growers Huller/Sheller Golf Tournament, benefitting the Blue Diamond Growers Foundation.  We are proud to share that last year’s tournament raised over $6,000 for the Blue Diamond Growers Foundation, which provides Scholarship funds to support CA students getting into college with a 4-year degree in Agriculture.  Registration will be limited …

Nickels Soil Lab Annual Field Day

0.75 hr PCA CE credits requested; 2 hours CCA CE credit requests Overview of navel orangeworm management Band canker management Frost protection in almonds Almond flower biology Basic Bee Biology 101 Ceratocystis canker: diagnosis and management Using real time physiological data to guide irrigation scheduling What are we learning from orchard biomass (chip and mix) studies? BBQ Tri-Tip Lunch by …