Did you know?

  • Walnuts have been cultivated in California since the 1700’s when Franciscan missions planted walnut trees.
  • Commercial production began in the late 19th century with orchards in Southern California.
  • California’s Sacramento and San Joaquin Valley grow 99% of the english walnuts grown in the United States.
  • 3/4 of the walnuts traded in the world come from California!
  • There are more than 30 varieties of walnuts produced commercially.

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