Almond Board is funded by a 3-cent-per-pound assessment of nut production
Assessment would go to 4 cents for three years then return to 3 cents
If approved, first-year budget increase could be $20 million based on 2 billion pounds of production
Due to ever tightening water supplies in the West, more attention is being focused on shifting from flood-irrigated cotton to more efficient systems, including sprinkler and buried drip systems. ...
“I know you guys have heard more about nitrogen in the past two years than you ever wanted to,” said Katherine Pope, a University of California (UC) Cooperative Extension farm advisor in Sacramento, Solano, and Yolo counties.