AGQ Labs attends the 45th Annual Almond Conference at the Sacramento Convention Center in Sacramento, CA
The Almond Conference hosted more than 3,500 registrants and 260 exhibitors. As the largest event for almond industry professionals in the world, The Almond Conference is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to connect with the people, the science, the products and the trends at the forefront of the global almond community. The Almond Conference provides an unparalleled platform for any company to showcase its products, services and offerings to the largest gathering of growers, handlers, suppliers, distributors, marketers and researchers from around the globe.
The Almond Conference took place in Sacramento, California, December 5-7, 2017, at the Sacramento Convention Center.
California’s wholesome, high-quality almonds are recognized all over the world. Almonds are California’s second largest acreage crop and the state’s most valuable agricultural export.
Almond Board of California supports growers by developing global market demand for almonds as well as investing in research to address resource efficiencies, food safety and growing practices. The Board does this on behalf of the 6,800 almond growers and 100 processors in California, many of whom are third -and fourth-generation farmers. To keep almonds as a sustainable crop for California, the Board increased and accelerated research investment in key areas like water quality and irrigation practices, pest management, air quality and biomass.
Established in 1950 and based in Modesto, California, Almond Board of California is a non-profit organization that administers a grower-enacted Federal Marketing Order under the supervision of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
You can obtain more information about the Almond Board of California here.
Our Agronomy Director, Kenny Lam and his team met with exhibitors and other agribusiness professionals to explain the solutions AGQ Labs can provide as a Testing Laboratory and Technological Center.
At AGQ Labs we are experts in agriculture chemistry and plant-soil-water monitoring control systems. The great value that AGQ Labs brings to the agriculture sector is our global team of expert chemical engineers, agronomists, and scientists. Together, our experts utilize AGQ Labs’ vast reference database of ideal plant-soil-water conditions to optimize crop cultivation for our customers.
AGQ Labs currently provides consultancy for over 1.5 million acres of crops including but not limited to citrus, fruit trees, table grapes, olives, avocados, berries, sugar cane, energy crops, coffee, horticultural crops and rice.
For more information please visit our Agronomy section here.