Pistachio Harvest Calculator

  Pistachio Harvest Calculator to Help Growers with Harvest, Market & Budget Planning   Fresno State researchers created an online pistachio harvest predictor to assist San Joaquin Valley growers in predicting yields for one of the area’s most popular crops. The free website will help growers with their harvest, market and budget planning. It was created by…

August Pistachio Orchard Task List

  Orchard Task List for Pistachios August 2018  By Bob Beede, U.C. Farm Advisor, Emeritus   I Misinformed You! At this year’s American Pistachio Growers Annual Conference, I made a presentation about navel orangeworm mating disruption and used the successes in Mating Disruption of codling moth and Oriental fruit moth(OFM) as support for the implementation of…

Feb 2018 Pistachio Task List

Pistachio February 2018 Task List Robert H. Beede, UCCE Emeritus Rain and Irrigation: For those readers not in California, it is drier than a petrified doggie log here! Speaking personally, I am shocked at it being the exact opposite of last year. Last year, we were worried that the Oroville Dam was going to break,…