The second step is to educate your employees, leading to the crucial last piece necessary for enduring success: buy-in.
The 2017 Apple Grower of the Year, Rod Farrow, has a unique perspective, as he’s been on both ends of succession, yet neither from his parents nor to his children.
Laser technology is now ‘the most hopeful’ and efficient method to manage pest birds – but don’t think it’s a magic wand.
Just because an almond orchard has no live lower limbs doesn’t mean it’s not extraordinarily productive.
Luke Milliron, who’s back in the Butte County area, is ready to help growers, especially improving irrigation.
‘Independence’ almond — which cuts pollination and other cultural costs — now represents one-quarter of all plantings.