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.

California’s Drought and Its Impact on Our Industry

The length and severity of the drought in California—now in its fourth year—are unprecedented. California began keeping weather records in 1851, just one year after it was admitted to the Union as the 31st state. In the 164 year history of California’s official weather records, this is the most severe and sustained dry period the state has ever experienced.