Archive for the ‘Black Walnut Harvest Update’ Category

CROP UPDATE: November 12, 2018

Posted November 12, 2018

CROP UPDATE: October 15, 2018

Posted October 16, 2018

The Black Walnut harvest is officially 2 weeks old, and it’s moving a little more slowly than expected.  Total purchases are about 3.3 million pounds.  With an estimate of 19 million pounds for the…

CROP UPDATE: September 28, 2018

Posted September 28, 2018

It’s Black Walnut Week in the state of Missouri!  Governor Parson has so declared, recognizing the impact of wild Black Walnuts in rural communities as Stockton celebrates its 58th annual…

CROP UPDATE: September 4, 2018

Posted September 5, 2018

CROP UPDATE: November 7th, 2017.

Posted November 8, 2017

CROP UPDATE: October 17th

Posted October 17, 2017

Harvest of wild Black Walnuts continues this week, as beautiful weather is forecast throughout the Midwest.  With most nuts now off the trees, this may be the biggest …

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…