What are black walnuts good for?

Answer Walnuts are among the healthiest nuts, combining "good" fats and antioxidants benefits for the heart, brain and muscles. In addition, the black walnut is a versatile food, easily mixed into a daily... Read More »

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Are black walnuts good to eat?

According to Sandra Mason of the University of Illinois Extension, black walnuts are a high commodity nut known for a rich, tangy flavor. She recommends husking and washing nuts before storing or e... Read More »

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 crack black walnuts?

Black walnuts are known as one of the hardest nuts to crack. Unlike nuts like peanuts that you can crack open with one hand, or pistachios with shells that are easily shed, the way to crack black w... 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 »