The Almond Board of California (ABC) is now offering the opportunity to apply for a committee seat online. If you would like to learn more about your industry, network with other almond industry members, and have the opportunity to voice your opinions as a grower or handler, consider applying for a committee member or alternate position on one of the following committees.
Please visit the Almond Board of California Committees page to learn more about each committee and fill out an application. Committee member and alternate applications are due July 17.
- Almond Quality and Food Safety Committee
To set policy for and oversee the industry’s quality control program while conducting research in a number of areas to ensure that California Almonds remain a safe, high quality product.
- Global Market Development Committee
To grow global demand by overseeing and directing global market development programs. Emerging and Established Global Markets Subcommittees also included.
- Industry Services Committee
To ensure growers and handlers have tools, resources and training to enable them to confidently deliver almonds to the market.
- Nutrition Research Committee
To recommend and conduct research to address issues identified by Nut of Choice committee and Scientific Advisory Committee that affect product quality and safety, and to characterize healthfulness.
- Production and Environmental Research Committees
To assure the sustainability and quality of California almond production to meet global needs and expectations.
- Technical and Regulatory Affairs Committee
To provide support and synergy to the other Almond Board committees, focusing on regulatory and technical issues that impact the production and worldwide marketing of California Almonds, thus enabling greater integration and contributing to the overall success of the industry.
For more information, contact Kendall Barton by email
or phone at (209) 343-3245.