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16 Feb, 2017, 11:00 ET Almond Board of California Commits $4.7 Million to an Innovation-Fueled Future

Today on both National Almond Day and National Innovation Day, Almond Board of California (ABC) is announcing a research commitment that will...


08 Dec, 2016, 11:00 ET Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals and Plastics: The Future of Almond Coproducts

This week, Almond Board of California (ABC) announced innovative research that looks into new potential applications for almond coproducts. The...


30 Sep, 2016, 16:44 ET Almonds Are Now "Healthy," According To FDA

 Until this week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) did not allow almonds to be called "healthy" on food labels, due to the agency's...


23 May, 2016, 13:50 ET Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Joins Almond Industry's Groundwater Recharge Research

 Almond Board of California and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) today announced a new partnership focused on better...


11 Feb, 2016, 12:00 ET Bees Buzz into California Almond Orchards for Bloom

California almond bloom, typically from mid-February to mid-March, will be a welcome sight for some of the industry's most valuable partners. Honey...


02 Feb, 2016, 12:00 ET Almond Resources + Tools

Almond Board of California (ABC) offers a variety of resources to help consumers and others learn about the California Almond industry.  The...


08 Dec, 2015, 17:00 ET Almond Industry Launches Major Strategic Effort to Accelerate Innovation and Sustainability

 Almond Board of California (ABC) today launched Accelerated Innovation Management (AIM), a major new strategic effort designed to make the...


26 Oct, 2015, 09:00 ET Almond Industry and Sustainable Conservation Launch New Partnership to Explore Almond Acreage Groundwater Recharge Potential

 The Almond Board of California and Sustainable Conservation, a conservation nonprofit that unites people to steward California's resources in...


09 Dec, 2014, 13:00 ET Study: Almond Industry Generates More Than 100,000 California Jobs

 According to a new study from the University of California Agricultural Issues Center (AIC), the almond industry supports California's...


16 Oct, 2014, 11:00 ET Almond Board of California Announces Comprehensive Best Management Practices to Promote Bee Health

 As part of an ongoing commitment to honey bee health, the Almond Board of California released today a comprehensive, set of Honey Bee Best...


21 Aug, 2014, 08:56 ET New Study Supports Daily Almonds As Part Of A Heart-Healthy Diet

 A new study published in the British Journal of Nutrition found that participants who ate almonds as part of a heart-healthy diet...


25 Apr, 2014, 08:00 ET Are Almonds An Optimal Snack?

 Six new almond-related research studies will be presented next week in San Diego at the American Society of Nutrition (ASN)'s Scientific...


28 Jan, 2014, 07:54 ET Celebrate National Almond Day All Month Long With Unexpected And Creative Tips To Enjoy The Heart-smart, Satisfying Snack

Celebrate National Almond Day (February 16) by exploring the seemingly endless versatility of this crunchy, heart-smart snack[i]. Here's your party...


20 Nov, 2013, 08:00 ET The Most Powerful Voices In Sports Radio Encourage Football Fans To Snack Smart During The Season

 While they do not always agree on the day's top sports news, co-hosts Mike Greenberg and former NFL player Mike Golic agree that smart...


08 Oct, 2013, 08:00 ET Study Shows Snacking On Almonds Decreased Appetite Without Increasing Body Weight

1.5 ounces of almonds daily also improved participants' intake of vitamin E and monounsaturated fat  A new study published in the October...


28 May, 2013, 08:00 ET Fitness Expert Chris Powell Dishes On How To Get Lean For Summer

 With summer approaching quickly, now is the perfect time to focus more on fitness. Celebrity trainer Chris Powell wants to share his tips on...


20 Mar, 2013, 08:00 ET Culinary Nutritionist And Popular Blogger Amie Valpone Celebrates Clean Eating For Spring

Spring has finally sprung, and it's the perfect time of year to clean out the pantry and lighten everyday meals with delicious, nutritious...


31 Jan, 2013, 08:00 ET Celebrate National Almond Day With A Heart-Smart Handful Of Almonds

February is American Heart Month and also National Snacking Month. How are these two related? Smack in the middle of the month on February 16 is...


27 Dec, 2012, 08:00 ET Former NFL Players Encourage Football Fans To Tackle Game-Time Hunger With Heart-Healthy Snacks

While defensive linemen and offensive tackles typically find themselves on opposite sides of the football, former NFL players and current analysts...


20 Nov, 2012, 08:00 ET "Joy The Baker" Blogger And Author Shares Recipes And Tips For A Joyous Holiday Season

Food blogger and author Joy Wilson, also known to her readers as Joy the Baker, serves up funny stories and tasty recipes on her lovable website...


08 Nov, 2012, 07:30 ET Bethenny Frankel Shares Smart Snacking Tips

Whether it's over-spending or over-eating, it's easy to get carried away during this time of year, and Skinnygirl entrepreneur and reality...


11 Jul, 2012, 13:10 ET New study shows almonds have 20% fewer calories than originally thought

MODESTO, CA, July 11, 2012 /CNW/ - A study conducted by scientists from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and released in the...


11 Jul, 2012, 07:30 ET Study Provides New Way To Measure Calories Using Whole Almonds

 A study conducted by scientists from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and released in the August issue of the American...


22 Feb, 2012, 07:30 ET Hearts Love Almonds

 The American Heart Association (AHA) has certified almonds with its signature Heart-Check mark to signify that they are a heart-healthy...


28 Nov, 2011, 07:00 ET The Portfolio Eating Plan with Almonds Delivers a Solid Return

   Financial portfolios are not the only portfolios that yield a return on investment, according to a new study published in...