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Edible Nuts

February 2020

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.

Almonds

March 2020

The Almond Board of California released the February shipments report on Thursday, March 12th.  Read on for key highlights...

Cashews

March 17, 2020

Updates on the global cashew market, including bullish and bearish trends.

Market Report - March 2020

Almonds


Market Update - March 24th 2020 

Cashews


Market Update - March 17th 2020 

Cashews


Market Update - March 10th 2020 

Cashews


Market Update - March 3rd 2020 

Cashews

Market Update - March 2020 

Quinoa

Market Report - Feb 2020

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.


Market Report- Nov 2019

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.


Market Report- Oct 2019

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.


Market Report- Sept 2019

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.


Market Report- Aug 2019

The latest information about global markets for almonds, cashews, pistachios, walnuts, hazelnuts, and macadamias.

Bee Friendly Almonds


Cashew - Gender Gap

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Organic Almonds

California in Bloom - Almond Update, Feb 2020

When did full bloom occur?

The Northern/Central Valley full bloom was on February 22nd and the Southern Valley bloom was on February 23rd   - earlier than anticipated.

How is progression of the pollinator varieties vs Nonpareil?

Depends on the pollinator, but Sonoras, Ne Plus and Avalons are way ahead of Nonpareils, whereas Montereys, Buttes and other hard-shell varieties were a couple days behind.

How is the weather looking for the next 2 weeks?

The weather looks favorable, while some rain is in the forecast...


The Latest on Walnuts from the Recently Concluded Gulfoods Y20

A conversation with Gurinder Singh, walnuts business manager, as he shares interesting insights from the recently concluded Gulfood Y20.

Good afternoon Gurinder! I am hoping your day is good so far

Thank you, it has been a great day this far, hope the same is with you.

I’m very excited to know about Gulfood, tell us what is Gulfood Y20 and who was present?

Gulfood innovation summit is the most important event of the ...


Almond Dormancy & Bloom - An Interview with our Senior Agronomist

Olam Farming, Inc. has almond orchards spanning California's Central Valley and our teams are working hard in the leadup to this year's almond bloom, which is rapidly approaching.  We took a moment to sit with our Senior Agronomist, Zac Ellis, to learn a bit more about dormancy, bloom, and all the work that goes on during this busy time of year.

 

How has winter weather been, leading up to bloom?

We had some good storms come in November and December, giving a fair bit of snowfall in the Sierras....


Impact of COVID-19 and the Chinese nuts consumption

The Chinese market has fallen flat - with only a few factories that have resumed operations and the wholesale markets remain closed. For now, there is no pressing need to resume work either - there is an acute shortage of labor and the government initiatives to prevent large scale infection continue to plunge the demand. The stocks intended for Chinese New Year (CNY) sales are resting at the distributors’ warehouses and not moving further

Some of the prevailing conditions that continue to curtail the demand for nuts are ...



Are superfoods such as Chia and Quinoa a passing fad or a health revolution that is here to stay?

It surely does take more than discounted health-club memberships to move the needle on staying fit and fine.

If you’ve ever taken advice from someone on how to be healthy, you’d have probably heard this advice: Eat a healthy diet. Really, though, what does that even mean? If you ask many followers of the trendy paleo or ketogenic diet, they tell you shunning sweet potatoes and quinoa in favor of cheese and coconut oil. For another person, gluten over glucose...

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