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Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 22nd 2019

Bloom progression is accelerating in the central and southern regions while cooler weather in Sacramento Valley has kept progression slower in that region. In the… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 20th 2019

Sunshine and clear skies have accelerated bloom progression throughout the state. The early blooming Sonora variety now has 50% of its flowers open and ready… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 18th 2019

Bloom continues to progress slowly due to cold and stormy weather through most of the weekend. Friday and Saturday saw a return to cold, stormy… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 13th 2019

Monday and Tuesday saw no relief from the cooler weather as bloom progression continues to crawl along. Nonpareil orchards across California are just beginning to… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019
Early Green Tip in Monterey - Colusa County

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 1st 2019

This report covers the conditions and activities observed prior to the start of the 2019 bloom. We anticipate starting the regular bloom reports during the… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update – December 12th 2018

Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President   Projections for the 2018 California almond crop continue to shrink relative to the original NASS Objective Estimate of 2.45… [Read More]

December 12th, 2018