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Almond Alliance Commends California Delegation Following Passage of USMCA Agreement

December 19, 2019 –Today the House of Representatives passed the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) by a bi-partisan margin of 385-41. The deal offers benefits to California almond growers by opening up the Canadian and Mexico markets and removing trade barriers. “The Almond Alliance would like to thank the members of the California delegation […]

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Almond Alliance Comments on the USMCA Agreement

Dec. 11, 2019 – -Today the United States Mexico Canada Agreement deal was reached by the United States, Mexico and Canada. While the deal must now be ratified by all three countries, we are hopeful to see the House ratify USMCA before the end of the year. USMCA offers benefits to California almond growers by […]

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USDA Extends Deadline to Dec. 20 for Market Facilitation Program

Dec. 11, 2019 – -Today the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) extended the deadline for producers to apply for the Market Facilitation Program (MFP).  The deadline for the Market Facilitation Program has been extended to Friday, December 20. “2019 has challenged the country’s ag sector – prevented or late planting followed by a delayed harvest […]

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Join Us Tuesday Dec. 10 Holiday Soiree in Sacramento

Dec. 9, 2019 – – You’re invited to Almond Alliance’s 2nd Annual Holiday Soiree on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at The Citizen Hotel in downtown Sacramento from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. We hope that you will join us at this complimentary mixer to celebrate the holiday season.

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Advocating for the Almond Industry, Our Sustainability, Our Future

Nov. 19, 2019 – -A successful advocacy organization relies on teamwork and collaboration. It takes all of us working together to get to a good place for your business.  Each year we are dealt a new set of challenges and each year we face them with new strategies and tenacity.  While our industry is diverse, […]

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Ag items of interest on Dec. 12 CA Air Board meeting in Sacramento

Nov. 14, 2019 – -There are two items of interest at the upcoming California Air Resources Board (CARB) Dec. 12 meeting  in Sacramento.  The Almond Alliance will be providing comments on both items. Consider Assembly Bill 617 Community Air Protection Program – Selection of 2019 Communities.  The CARB Board will consider selecting additional communities under […]

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