Hazelnuts and Nut Crops

Bob Rost

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A Basic Guide to Pruning Hazelnut Trees

Training is a term applied to trees from planting up to 4-5 years of age, and is used to encourage a strong tree structure capable of supporting heavy crops, and withstanding ice and snow loads.

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Walnuts a key food to improve metabolism in obese mice

Aug 8, 2016
Adding other health-boosting foods increased benefits

By Gail Wells | News Story

Gather nuts frequently as they fall from the tree

Oct 9, 2015
With proper care, hazelnuts, walnuts and chestnuts should last through the winter

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Choose blight-resistant hazelnuts for your orchard

Jan 18, 2013
Gardeners with small-scale orchards can take advantage of hazelnut varieties bred in recent years at Oregon State University that resist eastern filbert blight.

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