American Pistachio Growers Nets More than $2.8 Million in Marketing and Research Grant Funding

American Pistachio Growers Nets More than $2.8 Million in Marketing and Research Grant Funding FRESNO, CA – February 8, 2019 – American Pistachio Growers (APG) has secured more than $2.8 million in funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to expand international trade in overseas markets, confront unjustified trade retaliation and to enhance research…

Pistachio Harvest Finishes Amid Optimism

  Pistachio Harvest 2018 Finishes Amid Optimism AgAlert October 17, 2018 By Ching Lee   Despite early worries about weather and an ongoing trade conflict that could undermine their biggest export market, California pistachio growers say they expect to have a good year with a potential record crop of excellent quality. Harvest is nearly complete,…

Agricultural Coalition on Trade Supplementation – September 2018

Agricultural Coalition on Trade September 2018 Supplement Chinese Trade Tariffs Likely to Stay It appears the Chinese tariffs will remain at 45 percent ad valorem for raw pistachios and 15 percent ad valorem for roasted pistachios until January 2019. President Trump is likely to further increase the U.S. import tariffs on Chinese products on January…