As an orchard systems advisor, Milliron’s crop focus includes walnuts, almonds, prunes, pistachios, pecans, olives, and vine crops.
The project aims to raise millions of sterile NOW moths for release during the pistachio growing season to help suppress large native NOW populations which threaten crop quality in pistachio, almond, and walnut crops.
As compliance dates for the laws near for many small or family food producers, questions aplenty exist on classifications, exemptions, and rules.
CCAGA partnered with the Penny Newman Grain Company to transport 90 rail cars filled with prime California almond hulls from Fresno to the Texas Panhandle at Levelland.
Now, tree nut harvesting, collecting, loading, unloading, hauling, and handling equipment fall under the FSMA's jurisdiction
Three generations of the McFarlane family, Clovis, Calif., has led to good years of farming citrus, almonds, and other crops, plus a better California agriculture
California almond production could set another record, according to NASS survey
Stockpiles have long been a way of life for the almond industry, and proper management is critical to prevent aflatoxin contamination...
You are not alone when scouting your pistachio crop. Chances are scout birds are busily scoping out the maturing crop, ready to call in the rest of the flock to feed and put a dent in yields...