Mid-Spring Considerations/Update

The 2015 almond season is in full swing. Many orchards have went through their drop, fertilizer applications and irrigation have began, and pest management concerns are beginning to form. Below are some thoughts and considerations from recent field visits. 1. Crop development is ahead of schedule – by as much as a month. Kernel fill […]

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Young Tree Nitrogen Fertilization

In attempts to incorporate varying media within the website, here is my first go at using Google Hangouts to LiveCast a presentation. The recorded presentation below provides nitrogen fertilization considerations for  newly planted and developing orchards. Total length is around 15 minutes. A quick overview of the presentation: Nitrogen is nitrogen. Several studies within CA have indicated […]

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