Registration is now open for the 2011 Almond Conference to be held Dec. 6-8 in Modesto, Calif. at the Modesto Centre Plaza.

The theme for the 39th annual conference is “Growing Advantage” which is a reflection of the continued growth of the almond crop.

Symposiums will focus on orchard production research, food safety research, nutrition research, environmental research, market research, and other Almond Board of California-supported scientific studies designed to keep almonds as the Crop of Choice and Nut of Choice.

Attendee registration for The Almond Conference is complimentary. Register in advance for conference credentials.

The Almond Board of California is in the process of booking two well-known and entertaining keynote speakers for the luncheon and gala dinner. Meal events have record attendance and sell out quickly so be sure to reserve a seat when registering online.

The Modesto Centre Plaza is located at 1000 L Street, Modesto, Calif., 95354.

More information is available at The Almond Conference website.