Merlo Farming Group

Commodity Prices

Recent Market Activity

E.g., 01/23/2018
E.g., 01/23/2018

Recent Almond Sales

VarietyDate of sale$ per poundPrevious% Change
Sonora Inshell 9/14/17 3.00 3.00 0.00
Nonpareil Inshell 1/03/17 2.83 3.00 -5.67
Mission Inshell 1/03/17 2.09 2.36 -11.44
Fritz 1/03/17 2.09 2.36 -11.44
California Inshell 1/03/17 2.30 2.52 -8.73

Recent Market Activity

E.g., 01/23/2018
E.g., 01/23/2018

Recent Rice Sales

VarietyDate of sale$ per poundPrevious% Change
2015 Calrose 5/12/15 17.00 16.15 5.26
2015 Calrose 5/11/15 16.15 16.00 0.94
2014 Calrose 4/01/15 16.00 19.00 -15.79
2014 Calrose 11/17/14 19.00 20.00 -5.00
2014 Calrose 10/24/14 20.00 21.00 -4.76

Recent Market Activity

E.g., 01/23/2018
E.g., 01/23/2018

Recent Walnut Sales

VarietyDate of sale$ per poundPrevious% Change
Tehama 3/09/16 0.74 0.60 23.33
Vina Inshell 3/09/16 0.74 0.60 23.33
Chandler Inshell 3/09/16 1.10 0.88 25.00
Tulare Inshell 3/09/16 0.87 0.72 20.83
Howard Inshell 3/09/16 0.87 0.72 20.83

Loading weather data...

California Grower News

AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news Secretary Perdue Outlines USDA Services in the Event of a Government Shutdown U.S. Secretary of Agriculture...
AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news USDA Announces Plenary Speakers for the 2018 Agricultural Outlook Forum The U.S. Department of Agriculture (...
AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news USDA/NIFA Announces Support for Biomass Genomics Research The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National...
AgNet West - Your trusted California agriculture news USDA Announces a Near-Record Year for Farm Loans Infusing Rural Communities with Stronger Businesses and...

News items courtesy of AG Net West.

Commodity Forecasts and Reports

Not Your "Typical" El Niño

Back in September Western Weather Group issued a special weather statement discussing El Niño, the Blob and the potential uncertainties heading into this year's "Godz

Almonds, a tough nut to water, under...

California's drought has sparked a controversy around one of the state's most popular crops: almonds.

THE FARM & TRADE REPORT

KEY MARKET HIGHLIGHTS: CA 2015 ACRES DOWN TOWARDS 350,000, TRENDING LOWER - California Snow Pack on April 1 Lowest on Record –Snow Gone – Reservoirs Draining!

2015 California Almond Objective...

California's 2015 almond production is forcast at 1.80 billion meat pounds, down 3 percent from May's subjective forecast and down 4 precent from last year's crop.

Almond Industry Position Report

Almond Industry Position Report 2014-2015 Crop Year