Pecans are the only tree nut native to North America, the pecan tree is the state tree of Texas and the nuts are heart-healthy. Pecan Pie Day is on July 12, but National Pecan Month is in April. More »

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Some popular items that Hammons Products Company sells are black walnuts, bakery items that contain black walnuts and other baking ingredients. Hammons Products Company also sells oil that the company makes from black wa... More »

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Some examples of tree nuts include walnuts, pecans, macadamia nuts and hazelnuts. These are botanical nuts, which means that they're fruits made of a seed enclosed in a hard shell. The shell needs to be cracked to releas... More »

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Common nut varieties include cashews, pistachios, pecans, walnuts and almonds. The coconut is also a nut. Other common nuts are hazelnuts, macadamia nuts, and pine nuts or pignoli. More »

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Harvesters should pick pecans between October and early December, when the nuts are falling continually. If pecans remain on the ground too long, they become moist and deteriorate in quality. Pecans should dry for severa... More »

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Varieties of nuts include almonds, cashews, walnuts, macadamia nuts and pecans. Pecans are grown on a type of hickory tree, and they are native to the southern United States and Mexico. The husk of the nut starts out gre... More »

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Whether or not coconut is considered a tree nut depends on whom is asked, since the United States Food and Drug Administration (USDA) lists coconut as a tree nut, while the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immuno... More »

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