American Pistachio Growers is an agricultural trade association representing members who are pistachio growers, processors and industry partners in California, Arizona and New Mexico. These states represent 100% of the domestic commercial pistachio production. Governed by an 18-member Board of Directors, we’re headquartered in Fresno, California. Pistachio nutrition research, government affairs, product development and market development are key activities conducted by the Association.
The United States Department of Agriculture has announced funding for the 2015 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP). California received $19.7 million out of approximately $63 million awarded nationwide. APG was awarded $309,403 for promotion of American Pistachios in China.Read More >