Red walnuts now included in USDA grading system

Issue Date: September 27, 2017
By Christine Souza

It's official: The red walnut variety known as the Robert Livermore is now included in the U.S. Department of Agriculture grading system, alongside blonde or light walnuts. Growers and marketers say the action will make the red variety more accepted in the marketplace, both domestically and abroad.

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