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From Orchard to Table

Crunching into an almond, it’s hard to imagine the journey that little nut took to make its way to your mouth. The almond lifecycle has many stages and an abundance of natural beauty. Here are the different life stages.

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In July and early August, almond hulls begin to split open exposing the almond shell and allowing it to dry. Shortly before harvest, the hulls open completely.

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