California's Booming Almond Crop Hits 1 Million AcresCalifornia's almond boom has hit 1 million acres, covering a total area bigger than the state of Rhode Island.
Almond Prices Drop Significantly For California GrowersAlmond prices in California have dropped significantly in the past few months.
Destructive Insect That Feeds On Grapevines, Almond Trees Discovered In Marin CountyA destructive insect that could have serious adverse impacts for wineries and agricultural water use was discovered in Marin County last week, county officials said Wednesday.
Peanut, Almond Butters Sold At Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Recalled Over Possible Salmonella ContaminationWhole Foods and Trader Joe’s shoppers may want to check their cupboards after peanut and almond butter sold at the stores were recalled over possible salmonella contamination.
Despite Drought, Plenty Of Gallons Still Needed To Water California’s CropsMost people don't realize how much water it takes to grow their food. For example, to grow one single almond it takes one gallon of water. To grow one head of lettuce it takes three-and-a-half gallons of water. And to grow one walnut, it takes five gallons of water.
'Train' Frontman Signs New Line of Ghirardelli Chocolate For Good CausePat Monahan of the Grammy Award-winning & local band 'Train' signed a new line of chocolate bars named after their hit single "Save Me San Francisco" at Ghirardelli Square...