Almonds: organic products on the rise in Spain

March 2, 2020 4:32 PM, Der AUDITOR
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SACRAMENTO/MADRID. Almond growers in California have little reason to complain at the moment. There are optimal conditions and they expect a good crop. In Spain, organic almonds are experiencing continuous price increases.

Flowering time reaches peak

Almond producers in California continue to report excellent conditions for the current almond blossom and thus also for the coming harvest. Warm days and cool nights have created such good conditions that market players speak of the best bloom in more than 40 years in the current report of Blue Diamond Almonds. Although farmers have to water the almond trees weekly due to little rainfall, the low moisture content also offers little chance for fungi and other pests, so that relatively few fungicides have to be used. Important almond v

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