California almond growers brace for freezing temps

· February 21, 2018

California almond growers are facing a challenging week ahead as temperatures are expected to drop below freezing, threatening damage to blooming orchards and developing crops. All almond varieties are at significant risk for loss when overnight temperatures reach 28 degrees and below. While the conditions can vary from the North to South Central Valley, actual […]

California farmers save on electricity through SunPower

· December 12, 2016

In one of the nation’s sunniest states, California farmers, food processers, beverage suppliers, and more are using complete solar solutions from SunPower to save on one of their largest operating expenses: electricity. One grower-owned almond processor based in Buttonwillow, California, now offsets 90 percent of its electricity costs with a 1-megawatt SunPower Helix system. Golden […]

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