Industry Announcements

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

Health Research's Effects on the California Walnut Industry

Health Research's Effects on the California Walnut Industry

The California Walnut Commission has supported nutrition and health research for over 25 years, since the inception of the health research program in 1990, resulting in over 120 published papers through 52 universities in 9 different countries.

California Walnuts and Football

California Walnuts and Football

As part of the national cable media buy, the California walnuts television commercial will air during the pre-game Super Bowl show between 11:30 and noon PST.

UC Extension Service Meetings

UC Extension Service Meetings

Keep up with the latest in the walnut industry. See the list of all the UC Extension Service Meetings.

Food Safety Modernization Act

The FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) was signed into law in 2011. It aims to ensure the U.S. food supply is safe by shifting the focus of federal regulators from responding to contamination to preventing it and represents a significant revamp of food safety rules in decades.

Fosetyl Update

Fosetyl Update

If the handler you work with supplies walnuts to Europe, chances are you have already heard about the 'phosphite/fosetyl' issue. So what exactly is the issue?

Walnuts and Cognition: A Popular Subject

Walnuts and Cognition: A Popular Subject

We found out just how popular the subject of cognition is with the media when a new research study was announced on walnuts and Alzheimer's disease in October.