irrigation

Blue Diamond Almonds Crop Update – April 29th 2019

Early spring weather brought variable, but rising temperatures to California’s Central Valley, providing orchards in all areas with opportunity to dry out following the weeks… [Read More]

April 30th, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 19th 2018

Bloom progressed rapidly Friday and Saturday as temperatures rose into the 70s. Peak bloom was achieved over the weekend in Nonpareil and its California type… [Read More]

February 23rd, 2018

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update

January 11, 2017 Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President Overview – The industry shipment number issued by the Almond Board of California reports December shipments at… [Read More]

January 12th, 2017

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update

November 11, 2016 Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President Overview – The Almond Board of California October position report issued on Tuesday, November 8,  shows record… [Read More]

November 11th, 2016

The Rise of the Ridiculously Resilient Ridge

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel Swain from WeatherWest.com posted April 1, 2016  Please note… [Read More]

April 4th, 2016

Slow-moving atmospheric river may bring flooding to Northern California; generally active pattern to continue statewide

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel Swain from WeatherWest.com posted March 9, 2016  Recent storminess… [Read More]

March 10th, 2016