Blue Diamond Almonds Crop Update – March 25th 2019

Orchards continue to turn green as leaves emerge while the last vestiges of bloom disappear. Tiny nutlets have begun to emerge from their protective jackets… [Read More]

March 25th, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – March 11th 2019

Bloom is all over in most of California. Except for a few Butte and Padre orchards, pollination is finished. All other varieties have lost most… [Read More]

March 11th, 2019

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report – March 6th 2019

Stormy weather is rapidly moving bloom towards an abrupt end. In the northern and southern San Joaquin Valley Nonpareil, Monterey and California type pollinizers have… [Read More]

March 6th, 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 Market Update – February 12th 2019

Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President   For another month, the Almond Board Position report largely met expectations in California.  2018 receipts to date stand at… [Read More]

February 15th, 2019