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San Joaquin Valley Almond Day

San Joaquin Valley almond growers are invited to attend this annual event featuring the latest on almond research and activities in the San Joaquin Valley from advisors from the University of California Cooperative Extension.  Almond Day will be held virtually this year due to the pandemic via zoom. Sponsored by the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE), topics on the agenda will …

A New Microscopic Almond Pest of Concern

Another pest in almonds? Just what we needed, right? Only this one you can’t see.  Almond growers have been dealing with nematodes for a long time; however, the peach root knot nematode is new to California almond orchards.  Watch this brief interview with UC Riverside Nematologist Andreas Westphal as he explains and read more about it in Pacific Nut Producer Magazine. …