October 19, 2021

California Almonds

More almond crops, forecasts USDA-NASS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is predicting an increase in the California almond crop. The USDA-NASS 2021 California Almond Subjective Forecast estimates California almond orchards will produce 3.2 billion pounds of nuts this year, up 3 percent from last year’s 3.12 billion-pound crop. Forecasted yield is expected to reach 2,410 pounds per acre, 3 percent lower

brown almond nuts

Food trends and personal health in 2021

Innova Market Insights explore the key trends shaping exciting new food product development in the next 12 months. And, with consumers putting their health foot forward, almonds play a key role in helping manufacturers address evolving demands for clean-label, healthy and versatile ingredients from sustainable supply chains. With the onset of the global health pandemic,