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Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – March 4th 2019

High winds and stormy weather moved petal fall into high gear throughout the state. In the Sacramento Valley Nonpareil, Monterey, and all California type pollinizers… [Read More]

March 4th, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 27th 2019

Bloom is reaching its peak on most varieties in both the Northern and Southern San Joaquin Valley. Nonpareil and its California type pollinizers peaked out… [Read More]

February 27th, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 15th 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

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 11th 2019

Early bloom progression has slowed to a crawl as cooler temperatures have inhibited bud development. Only trace amounts of open flowers are present in most… [Read More]

February 22nd, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update – December 2017 Shipment Report

Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President   The December 2017 Position Report totaled 204.5 million lbs, up 31% over prior year, and at the upper end… [Read More]

January 11th, 2018
Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – February 27, 2017

Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations Cooler and clear weather over the weekend slowed bloom progression as flowers continue to shed petals. Calm winds combined with… [Read More]

February 27th, 2017