Light Halves - River Oak Orchards

Natural walnuts, consisting of 80% halves or better by weight. Nut kernels are clean, dried, free from excessive defects and damage, and graded in accordance with DFA/USDA standards for shelled walnuts.  96% light in color or better. Packaging: 22 pound net corrugated cardboard carton with food grade poly-liner.

Natural walnuts, consisting of 80% halves or better by weight. Nut kernels are clean, dried, free from excessive defects and damage, and graded in accordance with DFA/USDA standards for shelled walnuts.  96% light in color or better.

Packaging:
22 pound net corrugated cardboard carton with food grade poly-liner.

Product Description

Natural walnuts, 12% or better halves by weight, and pieces which pass over a ½ inch screen. Nut kernels are clean, dried, free from excessive defects and damage, and graded in accordance with DFA/USDA standards for shelled walnuts.

 

Additional Information

Variety

Light colored varieties (Chandler, Tulare, Howard)

Color

Light

Shell Fragment

Normal Spec 1 per 100 pounds or better

Meal

0 to 0.3%

Foreign Material

None Allowed

Total Defect

Not to exceed 1% by weight

Storage Conditions and Shelf Life

Shelf life at ambient temperatures (70 degrees F) is three (3) months.

Optimum Storage Conditions of 32-38 degrees F and 60% relative humidity are ideal for shelled walnuts and will significantly improve shelf life. Product kept under optimum storage conditions can be kept for 18-24 months from harvest date.