38th Annual Almond Alliance Convention Room Block is Open!

Dec. 20, 2018 – -Please join the Almond Alliance as we celebrate our 38th Annual Convention. The Almond Alliance convention will be held April 30 – May 2, 2019 in beautiful Napa, California at the Meritage Resort.

The Annual Convention brings together growers, huller/shellers, processors and allied businesses in a collaborative atmosphere to share knowledge, attend educational seminars, cultivate innovative ideas, while developing lasting professional friendships.

We are delighted to have negotiated discounted room rates for our members. Room rates start at $225.00+taxes for single/double occupancy plus $20.00+tax daily Resort Fee. If you are unable to attend for any reason, you are responsible for cancelling your own room reservation directly with the hotel at least 72 hours prior to date of arrival by 12:00pm PST to avoid a one-night room and tax penalty charge imposed by the hotel. Check-in time: 4:00 pm, Check-out time: 11:00 am.

Book Room Reservations Here

Conference attendees are also welcome to call the hotel directly for reservations at (707) 251-1900.  Please ask for Group Reservations and mention that you are with the “Almond Alliance of California” to get the group rate. Early reservations are recommended as discounted rooms are limited. Conference room rates are available through March 31, 2019 or until sold out.

Please note that in order to have a reservation in the group room block, you must be registered for the Almond Alliance Annual Convention by March 31, 2019. Almond Alliance reserves the right to review the conference room block and remove those individuals who have not registered for the conference. The hotel reservation should be made under the corresponding registered delegate’s name to avoid confusion.

For more information about the 38th Annual Almond Alliance Convention, click HERE.

Almond Advantage Magazine: September/ October 2018

The Almond Advantage is our bimonthly printed magazine, featuring the latest industry news and recent activities the Almond Alliance has been engaged in.

Highlights in September/October edition of the Almond Advantage include:

  • Market Facilitation Program (MFP) – Almond Growers can sign up for the MFP payments between September 24 through January 15, 2019; however, payments to eligible growers will only be issued once harvest is 100% complete, and production is reported. (Pg. 14)
  • Member Spotlight –  Trinitas Farming, LLC is a leader in the farm services industry and oversees world-class agricultural properties. Headquartered in the heart of California’s Central Valley, they offer a full range of farm management and agricultural business services to their members. (Pg. 16)
  • The Port of Oakland is Almond Friendly – The Port of Oakland continues to make the infrastructure investments that help keep California agricultural exports desirable and competitive throughout the world. (Pg. 18)

To read the September/October 2018 Almond Advantage, click HERE.