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May 18, 2019, 12:18 ET Blue Diamond Growers Urges Swift Passage of USMCA as United States Lifts Retaliatory Tariffs

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world's leading processor and marketer of almonds, applauds the deal reached by...


Apr 24, 2019, 16:30 ET Blue Diamond Growers Welcomes Analysis of ITC Report Highlighting Importance of Trade Relationships

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world's leading processor and marketer of almonds, welcomes the latest findings of ...


Apr 04, 2019, 15:00 ET Blue Diamond Growers Salida Plant Awarded "Plant of the Year" by Safe Food Alliance

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world's leading processor and marketer of almonds, is celebrating their recent...


Mar 22, 2019, 14:36 ET Blue Diamond Almond Breeze® Almondmilk Launches 'A Family of Growers' Campaign

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world's leading processor and marketer of almonds, this week announced the...


Feb 27, 2019, 18:05 ET Blue Diamond Growers and Grupo Lala Sign License Agreement Partnership

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading marketer and processor of California Almonds, has entered in to a multi-year licensing agreement with Grupo ...


Jan 29, 2019, 11:00 ET Blue Diamond Invests in Expansion of Award-Winning Turlock Manufacturing Plant

Blue Diamond Growers, a nonprofit grower-owned cooperative and the world's leading processor and marketer of almonds, begins expansion of its...


Oct 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Blue Diamond Growers Applauds the Completion of the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading non‐profit almond processing and marketing cooperative, applauds President Trump's announcement that a...


Sep 26, 2018, 15:45 ET Blue Diamond Growers Welcomes the Signing of the Renegotiated KORUS Agreement

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading non‐profit almond processing and marketing cooperative, applauds the signing of the updated United...


Sep 21, 2018, 14:52 ET Blue Diamond Growers Applauds Congressional Leaders and Industry Coalition for Facilitating Trade Mitigation Direct Payment for Almonds

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading non-profit almond processing and marketing cooperative, applauds congressional leaders and the industry...


Apr 02, 2018, 08:00 ET Blue Diamond Growers Welcomes Finalization of KORUS Renegotiation

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's leading non-profit almond processing and marketing cooperative, applauds the completion of the US-Korea Free Trade...


Feb 20, 2018, 07:27 ET Current Freeze Conditions Impacting California Almond Growers

California almond growers are facing a challenging week ahead as temperatures are expected to drop below freezing, threatening damage to blooming...


Sep 20, 2017, 18:31 ET Blue Diamond Growers Supports the Cultivating Revitalization by Expanding American Agricultural Trade and Exports (CREAATE) Act in the U.S. Senate

Blue Diamond Growers, the world's largest non-profit almond processing and marketing cooperative representing over half of California's almond...


Nov 29, 2016, 12:59 ET Blue Diamond Growers Celebrate 106 Years of Knowledge, Dedication and Leadership

On Wednesday, November 16, Blue Diamond held their annual growers meeting in Modesto. Chairman of the Board Dan Cummings and President and CEO Mark...


Jun 28, 2016, 03:00 ET Blue Diamond Growers Scores INC Innovation Award for Sriracha Almonds

Blue Diamond Growers was presented with the Innovation Award at this year's International Dried Fruit and Nut Council Congress, which recognizes new...


Nov 10, 2015, 07:26 ET Blue Diamond Growers Stands behind Trans-Pacific Partnership

Blue Diamond Growers announces support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement, an important achievement for not only the almond industry, but...


Nov 19, 2014, 03:00 ET Record Sales of $1.5 Billion Yields Record Grower Return

Blue Diamond Growers' global almond sales soared to $1.5 billion, up $300 million in fiscal year 2013-14, paying record dividends of $1 billion to...


Nov 20, 2013, 03:00 ET Record Sales And Revenue For Blue Diamond Almond Growers

Blue Diamond Growers' global almond sales soared to $1.2 billion, up $189 million in fiscal year 2012-13. Value-added sales volume increased by 14...


Jun 18, 2013, 01:00 ET Blue Diamond Opens Turlock Plant As Global Almond Sales Soar

Doors to Blue Diamond's Turlock Plant opened today as California dignitaries and guests became the first to tour a facility deemed to be the largest...


Nov 14, 2012, 03:00 ET Blue Diamond Marks Record Sales Year of $1 Billion

Blue Diamond Growers' fiscal year 2011-12 sales catapulted to a record $1 billion with two-year growth of $300 million driven by demand for...


Apr 12, 2012, 01:30 ET Blue Diamond Breaks Ground for Turlock Plant Construction

Blue Diamond Growers, a cooperative owned by more than half of California's almond growers, officially launched Phase 1 of its new manufacturing...


Nov 16, 2011, 03:00 ET Record Growth Powers Stellar Return to Blue Diamond Growers

Blue Diamond Growers heads into 2012 powered by growth in all business segments, new product launches and a manufacturing expansion plan to support...


Jul 28, 2010, 03:00 ET Blue Diamond Growers' Board of Directors Names New CEO

Mark Jansen, has been selected by the Blue Diamond Growers Board of Directors to replace retiring President and CEO, Doug Youngdahl. Jansen will...


Jan 18, 2010, 11:00 ET Blue Diamond President to Retire End of 2010

After serving ten years as President and Chief Executive Officer of Blue Diamond Growers, Doug Youngdahl will retire at the end of the cooperative's...