The Latest Almond Industry News & Reports

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The Latest Almond Industry News & Reports

As the almond industry leader, Blue Diamond has deep expertise in all aspects of farming, innovation, product development and applications, trends, food safety and thought leadership. We gladly share that expertise with our growers, customers, and industry partners in order to promote the delicious and nutritious benefits of Blue Diamond’s almonds.

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Developing Nonpareil nuts.

Unsettled Weather Across California Through this Weekend, With Thunderstorms Possible at Times

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel Swain from WeatherWest.com posted May 3, 2016 Recent weather overview While… [Read More]

May 4th, 2016
Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report for April 4th to May 1st, 2016

Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations This report covers conditions and observations made between Monday, April 4 and Sunday, May 1, 2016. Northern Region – Observers… [Read More]

May 2nd, 2016
Developing Nonpareil nuts.

NASS 2015 California Almond Acreage Report

Today the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) reported the California’s 2015 almond acreage is estimated at 1,110,000 acres, up 6 percent from the 2014 revised acreage… [Read More]

April 27th, 2016
Developing Nonpareil nuts.

California drought update; April showers in NorCal; and La Niña Looms

Drought update: how did California fare during 2015-2016 winter? The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel… [Read More]

April 22nd, 2016

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update – April 13, 2016

Warren Cohen Director of International Sales Blue Diamond Almonds Overview – Almond Board shipment numbers for March were 161 million pounds.   This compares favorably with… [Read More]

April 13th, 2016
Close-up of the Padre near Madera.

After burst of early-season heat, a sudden shift to active weather across California

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel Swain from WeatherWest.com posted April 6, 2016 Essentially all of… [Read More]

April 7th, 2016