As an orchard systems advisor, Milliron’s crop focus includes walnuts, almonds, prunes, pistachios, pecans, olives, and vine crops.
CAWG asks FDA to exempt wine grapes from produce safety rule under Food Safety Modernization Act
Mechanized pruning of a high cordon trellis can help cut costs and labor dependence. Cordon height would be at least 60 inches with hedging starting in year five.
“We are honored to provide scholarships to these incredibly deserving and talented students,” says J.R. Shannon, Foundation chairperson
Total California grape acreage fell 2.3 percent in 2016, shriveled mostly by a 7.5 percent decline in raisin vineyards.
Total wine grape values soared 33 percent last year to a record high value of $729,507,300
In Cochise County, pistachio growers are actively buying virgin land for development.