Industry Announcements

Check here regularly for announcements, news, and more affecting the California walnut industry.

Uneven Leafing in Walnut Trees

Uneven Leafing in Walnut Trees

In 2014, walnuts are showing extremely uneven leafing in California. Find out the most likely cause and what it may mean to you.

By Bruce Lampinen

Board Referendum Passes

Board Referendum Passes

Walnut Growers of California have voted to continue the federal marketing order for the California Walnut Board.

Call for Walnut Recipes

Call for Walnut Recipes

What is your favorite walnut recipe? Send us your favorites and they may be included in our online recipe database. Check out the California Walnut Staff favorites too.

California Walnut Board Referendum April 2014

California Walnut Board Referendum April 2014

The California Walnut Board is having its first continuation referendum this April.  Below, find more information from the USDA, who will be conducting the referendum grower vote.  If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our office at 916-932-7070 or info@walnuts.org

Section 3 Status for Mancozeb

Section 3 Status for Mancozeb

After a record 20 years of section 18, Mancozeb was finally granted Section 3 registration in July 2013 for usage on walnuts.

What's New Around You?

What's New Around You?

The California Walnut Board and Commission have hit the road! Check out the new "Events" page on our website to find a comprehensive resource for walnut events near you

Distinguished Service Award for Dr. Ros

Distinguished Service Award for Dr. Ros

Dr. Emilio Ros, Director of the Lipid Clinic, Endocrinology & Nutrition Service at Hospital Clinic of Barcelona, received the Distinguished Service Award for his work on the landmark PREDIMED project, a long-term nutritional intervention study aimed to assess the efficacy of the Mediterranean diet in the primary prevention of cardiovascular diseases.

Winner of the Industry Recipe Contest

Winner of the Industry Recipe Contest

The California Walnut Commission received a number of delicious sounding recipes from our Industry members during the recipe contest this summer. We are pleased to announce the winner!

Reiter Study

Reiter Study

New research publishes in Cancer Investigation examining the effect of walnuts on prostate cancer. Learn more about this animal research out of the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio.

New Walnut Ties Available for Sale

New Walnut Ties Available for Sale

Three new ties are now available for purchase here on walnuts.org. These ties feature an understated but unique custom embroidered walnut both inshell and shelled.