• A Proud
    Family Tradition
    Five generations of Bartons have worked
    the fertile land of the San Joaquin valley
    to grow a thriving family business.
    Explore the Barton family history
  • find a variety that's
    Right For You
    From Chandler to Waterloo,
    GoldRiver Orchards walnuts
    are the highest quality available.
    Discover all of our varieties
  • we never compromise
    On Quality
    With our friendly, professional team
    and state-of-the-art processing facility,
    we strive to earn your business every day.
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Growing Premium Quality California Walnuts for Over a Century

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Since 1912, we have strived to maintain the Barton family heritage of hard work, living close to the land and being good stewards of the farm. We're proud to put our family name on every package of California Walnuts.

As a HACCP certified plant, GoldRiver Orchards operates under strict HACCP guidelines that are documented and tracked daily. All of our outgoing shipments are graded and certified by the American Council for Food Safety and Quality...

Friendly and helpful. That’s our mantra at GoldRiver Orchards. When our company was founded, we wanted to build a culture centered on treating people with respect, integrity, and an eye on service...

GoldRiver Orchard News

Licht, Kamera, und Aktion!

During this past walnut harvest, a television production crew from Germany visited the Barton Ranch and GoldRiver Orchards to film a piece called “The Way of the Walnut”, showing their audience how walnuts are grown, harvested, processed, shipped, and

Harvest Report

For the third year in a row, California walnut growers have been blessed with almost ideal harvest weather with brilliant sunshine and almost no rain. The harvest is about 60% completed at this writing and, for the most part, the news is good: