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Almond Alliance Fights for IC-DISC in U.S. Senate Tax Reform

Dec. 3, 2017 – -Across the nation, all eyes are on Congress and the Republican push for tax reform. The overhaul promises to bring simplicity and tax relief to Americans, but at risk for the CA Almond Industry is the elimination two key tax tools utilized by many of you- the Interest Charge Domestic International […]

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Almond Alliance Convention Set For May 1-3, 2018 in Monterey

Nov. 27, 2017 – -Join us for our 37th Annual Convention May 1-3, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency in Monterey, California.  Almond Alliance hosts an annual four-day convention, which includes opportunities for both Regular and Associate members. This is the event where business happens! Registration opens Jan. 22,2018. At the convention: The trade-show allows Associate members […]

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Almond Alliance Underscores Importance of North America Free Trade Agreement

Nov. 20, 2017 – – Almond Alliance of California and 167 other organization endorsed a letter sent to all governors, state ag commissioners and state leaders of economic development underscoring the importance of the North American Trade Agreement to the U.S. food and agriculture industry and expressing concern about the potential of a withdrawal for […]

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Action Needed Today!

Nov. 16, 2017 – – As Congress considers tax reform, it is crucial that the farming community weigh-in to OPPOSE the proposed elimination of three key deductions in H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:( 1) the eradication of the Section 199 deduction,( 2) the repeal of state and local tax deductions, and (3) […]

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Almond Alliance will be active at Almond Board Conference

Nov. 13, 2017 – -The Almond Alliance will have an active presence at the 45th Almond Conference set for Dec.5-7, 2917 at the at the Sacramento Convention Center. The conference surpassed 3,500 registrants in 2016. As the largest event for almond industry professionals in the world, the Almond Conference is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect […]

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Stepping Up Political Engagement: It’s a cost of doing business

Nov. 13, 2017 – -By Andrea York, Manager of Government Relations – – Almond Alliance President Kelly Covello recently provided attendees of the Pacific Nut Producer Expo with an update on the State of the Almond Industry. With a total of 1.3 million acres (bearing and non-bearing) and 2.25 billion pounds expected this crop year and […]

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Assembly Ag Chair Anna Caballero Tours Stanislaus County farms

Nov. 6, 2017 – -Almond Alliance continues to work on developing relationships with the legislature with specific focus on educating urban and moderate Democrats about our industry and our issues. Tours are one of the most valuable tools we use to educate California’s urban legislators about who we are and what we do. On Oct. […]

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