The prognosis for the upcoming walnut harvest in the US has been published. At present, it forecasts a yield of 691,000 tonnes of walnuts. This constitutes an increase of approximately 10% since the previous year, when the country harvested 627,000 tonnes. The expansion of growing regions in the US has contributed to this growth.
Sunny days in the US
Summery temperatures are expected in the growing regions next week. The effect on the weather on the walnuts and their further growth remains to be seen.
Official harvest volumes
The official report about the 2018 harvest volumes will be published in early September 2018. We will keep you updated until them.