Tree Nut, Fruit Market: Almonds, Walnuts Record Year; Fruit Rebound; Citrus Decline – USDA

🕔Oct 4, 2017ERS conducts market outlook activities on the U.S. fruit and tree nuts industry. Details on major changes and events in the various commodity markets comprising this industry are published in […]

California Walnuts: Pruning Trial Field Day, Merced, May 31

🕔May 25, 2017A study evaluating central leader training, minimal pruning of walnuts in comparison to traditionally trained walnuts has been ongoing within Merced County for the past six years. Observations of the six […]

California: Lake County Walnut Update Conference, Lakeport, April 25

🕔Apr 6, 2017California’s North Coast walnut growers and others involved with the crop will be able to hear about the latest developments on a wide range of topics during the 2017 Lake […]

Global Markets: Tree Nuts – Almond Stocks Lowered, Walnut Stocks Raised

🕔Feb 17, 2017Almonds Global almond production for 2016/17 is unchanged from the October 2016 forecast of 1.2 million metric tons (tons) shelled basis. Global exports are revised 10,000 tons higher to 727,000 […]

California Walnuts: Oilless Nuts

🕔Sep 7, 2016Early splitting husks in walnuts are oilless nuts. They can be recognized by the early husk split and dark pellicle with white nut meat. Below are some images comparing oilless […]

Tree Nuts: Global Almond, Walnut Production Up, Pistachio Production Down

🕔Aug 5, 2016Pistachios Global production for 2015/16 is estimated to plunge 86,000 metric tons (tons) from the previous year to 529,000 as U.S. output declines and more than offsets a jump in […]

California Tree Crops: Almond Harvest in Full Swing, Record Walnut Crop Expected

🕔Oct 5, 2015Almond Harvest in Full Swing on Estimated 1.8-Billion-Pound Crop In July, California NASS released the 2015 California Almond Objective Measurement Report, which revised production down 3 percent from May’s Almond […]

Walnuts: Research Has Produced Higher Yield Nuts and Water Saving Solutions

🕔May 7, 2015The California Walnut Board, which funds production research across an entire spectrum of walnut needs, has used production research to increase the number of delicious, flavorful walnuts available on our […]

California: Tri-County Walnut Day Set Feb. 5 at Visalia

🕔Jan 15, 2015University of California Cooperative Extension will hold its 46th Tri-County Walnut Day on Thursday, Feb. 5, at the Visalia Holiday Inn. The address is 9000 W. Airport Drive, Visalia. Pre-registration […]

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