Warning: Pretty Picture in Almond Orchards Could Cost a Pretty PennyMany people want to take beautiful photos out in the blossoming almond orchards, but at what cost?
Almond Growers Work To Reduce Dust During Harvest SeasonCalifornia Almond Growers are now doing something about the dust, using new technology and procedures to reduce its impact on communities.
California's Almond Industry Threatened By Tariffs From IndiaIndia this month imposed tariffs on almonds and 27 other American products, including apples and walnuts, in retaliation for the U.S. ending India's preferential trade status.
Industrial Heating Process Likely Caused Fire At Blue Diamond Growers Downtown FacilityThe initial investigation by the fire department points to industrial heating processes used at the plant as the likely cause of the fire.
Protecting Pollinators: Program Works To Register Money-Making BeehivesIt's almond blossom time, and that means bees are getting busy. It's also when thieves strike, stealing hives right out of the orchards.
Tariffs Could Take A Big Toll On America's Nut FarmersThe trade war is hurting California, in particular, since that's where many tree nuts grow.
Three Years Later, Yolo County Ordinance Has Farmers Saying Nuts To ThievesAfter years of escalating thefts from orchards, Yolo County's plans to cut down on crooks who are stealing nuts could be helping.
California's Booming Almond Crop Hits 1 Million AcresCalifornia's almond boom has hit 1 million acres, covering a total area bigger than the state of Rhode Island.
Despite Slipping Prices, Thieves Still Targeting California Almonds And WalnutsWhen a shipment fails to arrive to its intended destination, the nuts may already be in another state or on a ship destined for Europe or Asia, where they fetch top dollar on the black market, authorities say.
Experts Wary Of Almond Profits As Europe, Asia Pull Back DemandIn Mistlin Park, there’s a carnival and Almond Blossom Festival events throughout this city this weekend. The events celebrate the first crop to bloom.
Are California Almond Growers Being Told Not To Plant More Trees?A drive through the San Joaquin Valley shows rows and rows of almond trees sharing space and resources with other farms.
California Almonds Dropping In PriceAlmond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months.
5 Months After Record High, Almond Prices Tumble Nearly By Half To 3-Year LowThe almond market hit a record-high in August, going for $4.60 a pound, but they’re now selling for nearly half that at $2.60 a pound.
5 Historical Facts You Didn't Know About SacramentoSacramento is quite an interesting place. The early beginnings, up to right now, is rich with history, shenanigans, fortunes made, lost, and made again. It has played an important part in California's rise to importance. Legends, myths, and stories abound. How much do you really know about this place though? Are there secrets? Perhaps there's more to know.
Almond Hulls Burn In Tracy At Processing Plant Prompts Health WarningA fire that started on Monday in piles of almond hulls at an almond processing plant on Sugar Road and Holly drive in Tracy continues to burn.