Shelling & Sizing

From Orchard to Table

While crunching into an almond, it is hard to imagine the journey of what is considered a prized dry fruit took to make its way to your mouth. The almond lifecycle has many stages and a lot of natural beauty. Here’s your chance to explore it all from start to finish.

Shelling & Sizing

After harvest, almonds go to a huller/sheller where the kernels pass through a roller to remove the hull, shell and any remaining debris. Next stop: the handler for sizing, where the kernels drop into separate bins according to size.

Shelling & Sizing