How can I gather black walnuts?

Answer Gathering black walnuts for use is a three-step process that includes identification of the tree, harvesting the nuts and removal of the husk and shell. The husk and shell are difficult to remove a... Read More »

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How to Cut Black Walnuts?

The black walnut tree also is known as the American walnut and produces golf ball-sized nuts that are encased in thick hulls. The hulls are a light green color when they first develop but darken to... Read More »

How do I plant black walnuts?

Collect Black WalnutsFind a healthy and vigorously growing black walnut tree. Collect recently fallen fresh nuts from under the tree. Nuts that are ripe and ready for planting will be uniformly bro... Read More »

How to Harvest Black Walnuts?

Do you have a few walnut trees and are not sure what to do with the nuts? Here are the basic instructions for harvesting your crop of walnuts. Walnuts are great plain or in walnut cake, even Cook B... Read More »

How do I Harvest & Eat Black Walnuts?

Black walnuts grow on large trees that are often found in parks, on streets or in backyards. Before eating a black walnut you must remove the husk, wash the nut and then crack open the shell to get... Read More »