Archive for the ‘Black Walnut Harvest Update’ Category

CROP UPDATE: October 13th

Posted October 13, 2017

Buying of the wild crop began October 2 and continues through early November.  This year's harvest of wild Black Walnuts appears to be very good - if the weather holds.  And that appears to be true …

Harvest Black Walnuts for a High Price This Fall!

Posted September 8, 2016

It's almost Black Walnut harvest time! The Black Walnut crop looks much better than last year, especially around Stockton and in much of southwest Missouri. Our procurement team has surveyed the 2016 …

2015 Harvest Wrap-Up

Posted December 4, 2015

The 2015 Black Walnut Harvest was smaller than usual.  At 9.3 million pounds, the crop was shorter than 2014's near-average harvest of 22 million pounds.  We're thankful that 2013 was a strong 3o million…

Harvest is Winding Down

Posted November 4, 2015

The 2015 Black Walnut Harvest is just about over.  While hulling stations in Missouri and most areas have closed, several in the eastern areas of Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio and Michigan remain open for …

Last Official Weekend of Harvest!

Posted October 30, 2015

With just a few days left, the Black Walnut Harvest is winding down. We have 215 hulling stations in 11 states continuing to buy the wild crop through this Monday, November 2. The harvest has been a little…

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 …