Description: Natural walnuts, 85% halves or better by weight, and 3/4 halve pieces. Nut kernels are clean, dried, free from excessive defects and damage, and graded in accordance with USDA and DFA standards for shelled walnuts.
Variety: Various (Chandler, Tulare, & Howard)
Shell Fragment (per case):Normal Spec.1 per 100 lbs or better. Japan Spec.1 per 200 lbs or better.
Meal: 0 to 0.3%
Foreign Material: None Allowed.
Total Defect: Not to exceed 1% by weight.
Packaging: 22 lb. net in corrugated cardboard carton with food grade poly-liner.
Religious Certification: Certified Kosher by the Orthodox Rabbinical Council of San Francisco.
Storage Conditions and Shelf Life: Shelf life at ambient temperatures (70° F) is three (3) months.
Optimum Storage Conditions of 32- 38° 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.