Archive for 2015

Harvest Update

Posted October 22, 2015

The Black Walnut Harvest continues, as 215 hulling stations in 11 states continue buying the wild crop through November 2. Activity has been a little slow in Missouri and the western part of the buying…

It’s Black Walnut Harvest Time!

Posted September 29, 2015

Buying begins on Thursday, October 1 at 215 hulling locations in 11 Midwestern and east-central states. From Missouri and Kansas to Ohio and Kentucky, folks will be enjoying the nice fall days by picking…

Harvest Update

Posted September 17, 2015

Our nut procurement team has completed its survey of the 11 state area where we have hulling stations to buy Black Walnuts during the fall. While the trees appear to have more nuts than last year in the…

Harvest Update

Posted August 31, 2015

Black Walnut Harvest season begins October 1, 2015. The starting price is $14 per hundred weight after hulling, in all states. This year we’ll be buying Black Walnuts in 11 states. Check back often …

A Super-Healthy Superfood

Posted August 24, 2015

Black Walnuts have been around longer than nearly every other American food. For generations they've been the wild, more robust cousins of the commercially harvested English walnut. Today, Black Walnuts…

Eat Nuts to Control Blood Sugar & Fat

Posted August 12, 2015

A recent study shares information that eating tree nuts can control blood sugars and fat, which can help lower risk for heart disease and other health problems. Nuts contain unsaturated fats, protein, …

Hammons Black Walnuts Reveals New Club Store Display

Posted August 12, 2015

Black Walnuts are an excellent ingredient nut for baked goods, salads, entrees, and more. With the fall season quickly approaching, be sure to look for our new display at local club stores. The bold, …

A Healthy Breakfast Recipe

Posted August 12, 2015

Mornings can be a challenging time to get everyone ready and out the door for the day. And making a healthy breakfast might be the last thing on your list. With back-to-school fall season upon us, you…