Blue Diamond Almonds – 2014 Harvest Update – Sept. 29, 2014

Throughout the majority of the region, growers in the Sacramento Valley experienced clear skies and warm, dry conditions for nearly all of September. However, wet… [Read More]

September 29th, 2014

California’s Drought Very Unlikely to Improve……

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent post by Daniel Swain from  To view the article in its… [Read More]

September 3rd, 2014
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Blue Diamond Almonds – Market Update – August 13, 2014

Almond Market Update   Bill Morecraft General Manager Global Ingredients Blue Diamond Almonds   Market Overview – The California Almond Industry’s closing report for the… [Read More]

August 13th, 2014

An overview of California’s ongoing and extraordinary drought: a tale of exceptional dryness and record warmth

The following article first appeared on To visit the site click here. by Daniel Swain on July 20, 2014 Droughts historically have a… [Read More]

August 5th, 2014
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Blue Diamond Almonds Market Report – July 11, 2014

Overview – Strong shipments for the California Almond Industry continued into the month of June. Yesterday’s release of the Industry Position Report showed a record… [Read More]

July 11th, 2014
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Blue Diamond Almonds – NASS California Almond Objective Estimate Synopsis

Bill Morecraft General Manager Blue Diamond Almonds Global Ingredients     The NASS Objective Estimate for the California 2014 almond crop was released at 12:00… [Read More]

June 30th, 2014