Industry Announcements

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

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.

Your Assessment at Work

Your Assessment at Work

Grower assessments have resulted in activities that have led to the tremendous economic growth of the California Walnut Industry. Even though production keeps growing, last year the average price per pound to the grower reached an all-time high.

New Health Research

New Health Research

New England Journal of Medicine reports PREDIMED 's positive findings on Mediterranean diet, and a new Harvard study reports walnut consumption to be linked to lower risk of type 2 diabetes in women.

Race for the Cure with CA Walnuts

Race for the Cure with CA Walnuts

Don your favorite shade of pink, put on your Hula skirt, lace up your running or walking shoes and join the CA Walnuts 2013 Komen Race for the Cure, Sacramento team!

Natural Defenders Goes Social

Natural Defenders Goes Social

2013 will see an exciting new evolution of the ‘Natural Defenders’ message of the consumer print advertising - into the social media arena. Starting in January 2013, CWB will be launching an app to encourage involvement, via social-media sharing, in a ‘Natural Defenders of the Human Body™ Health Movement.’