Water is essential to everything we do! Our industry strives to continuously find better and more efficient ways to use water.
33% reduction in the amount of water it takes to grow a pound of almonds over the past two decades*.
of micro-irrigation and on-demand based irrigation by California almond growers*.
*Almond Board of California
Almond Water Usage | More Crop Per Drop (almonds.com)
We realize that water in California is precious. To further explore reducing our impacts, Blue Diamond Growers has teamed with The Freshwater Trust, a conservation organization that preserves and restores freshwater ecosystems. Over the coming year, in partnership, we are piloting a program to help our growers identify and apply for USDA conservation grants.
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