Mechanical Harvesting of California Pistachios
University of California
Mechanical Harvesting of California Pistachios

Research Team

Project Leaders

Louise Ferguson
University of California Cooperative Extension Specialist
Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis

John Miles
Professor Emeritus
Biological and Agricultural Engineering, UC Davis
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Sergio Castro Garcia
Associate Professor
Rural Engineering Department, University of Cordoba Spain

Cooperating Individuals

Uriel Rosa
Project Scientist
BioAgricultural and Mechanical Engineering, UC Davis

Dr. Kitren Glozer
Project Scientist
Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis

Craig Kallsen
Farm Advisor
University of California Cooerative Extension, Kern County, CA

Cooperating Harvester Company

Erick Nielsen Enterprises, Inc.
Erick and Gavin Nielsen

Cooperating Ranch

Paramount Farming, Kern County, California
Mr. Dennis Elam, Manager
Mr. Johnny Etchamendy, PCA

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