2015 California Almond crop

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update – April 13, 2016

Warren Cohen Director of International Sales Blue Diamond Almonds Overview – Almond Board shipment numbers for March were 161 million pounds.   This compares favorably with… [Read More]

April 13th, 2016

Blue Diamond Almonds Market Update

From the Desk of Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President Overview – Yesterday’s ABC Position report, reported January almond receipts of 22 million lbs. vs. 33… [Read More]

February 12th, 2016
Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations

Blue Diamond Almonds – Bloom Report – February 10, 2016

Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations This report covers observations and conditions on Tuesday February 9, 2016. Northern Region – Beautiful, warm weather graced the Sacramento… [Read More]

February 10th, 2016
Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations

Blue Diamond Almonds Bloom Report

From The Desk of Mel Machado, Director, Member Relations Southern Region – This report covers observations and conditions just prior to the start of the… [Read More]

February 5th, 2016

El Niño remains among strongest ever recorded, but California impacts (so far) a bit different than anticipated.

The following excerpts on the drought situation in California come from a recent article by Daniel Swain from WeatherWest.com posted February 1,2016. Reminder: when it comes… [Read More]

February 2nd, 2016

Blue Diamond Almonds – January Market Update

  Bill Morecraft Senior Vice President Overview – There has been significant turbulence in the California almond industry and customer base since September. The December… [Read More]

January 13th, 2016