Monthly Archives: October 2014

Nut Lovers Rejoice

Ever eat one or twenty-three of grandma’s chocolate brownies with walnuts and feel a little guilty? No, never? Ever want seventy-seven more so you could eat one hundred of those warm, gooey, delicious creations worthy of an Olympic gold medal? … Continue reading

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Old vs. New

A farmer sometimes has to make a tough decision; keepĀ an old orchard that has less production than an adult orchard but still produces a small amount of nuts or take out the old orchard to plant new trees that will … Continue reading

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The World is Full of Nuts

Due to today’s age of technology and ease of transportation, walnuts can be shipped to countries all over the world. In the past two years alone, Hong Kong has imported about 181 million pounds of walnuts. If we were to … Continue reading

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Rain: The Best & Worst Thing for a Farmer

Unless you are a farmer, you might be thinking, “How could rain be nothing but good for a farmer?” You’d be right in thinking that a farmer needs rain to prevent drought conditions and have plenty of irrigation water throughout … Continue reading

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