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Burchell Nursery Shasta Field Day Event

Join your Burchell Nursery Healthy Start Trees® field representative and see for yourself the vigorous, well-shaped Shasta® Almond trees growing in a local orchard. Learn more about the one shake, one harvest, heavy production you can expect from this incredible, Burchell Nursery exclusive variety.

Deciphering the Walnut Genome

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California produces 99 percent of the walnuts grown in the United States. New research could provide a major boost to the state’s growing $1.6 billion walnut industry by making it easier to breed walnut trees better equipped to combat the soil-borne pathogens that now plague many of California’s 4,800 growers. In a new study, a team of scientists at the University …