Almond Kernels

There are a number of almond varieties grown in California. We happen to offer four, including the most popular grades. Pearl Crop prides itself on supplying higher specs that surpass buyer expectations.

Specifications

Almonds are a healthy choice for a quick snack or a meal. They have become gained notoriety for their nutritional value and are often called the most nutrient dense tree nut. Almonds are rich in nutrients, anti-oxidants, vitamin E, and contain very low levels of saturated fat and contain zero cholesterol.

A Turkhan Food by PearlCrop product.

Variety

Nonpareil, Independence, Carmel Type, California Type, Mission Type

Grade

U.S. Extra #1, U.S. Supreme, US. SSR

SIZES

18/20, 20/22, 23/25, 25/27, 27/30, 30/32, 32/34, 34/36, 36/40

Packing

50 lb cases

Container Capacity

20 FCL = 720 cases, 40 FCL = 880 cases

70%

Nearly 70% of California almond farms are 100 acres or less, but small or large, all almond farmers recognize that growth must be matched by an unprecedented commitment to environmental responsibility, especially as they depend on natural resources for their livelihoods and the livelihoods of their families and surrounding communities.

*Facts provided by: California Almonds and Almond Board of California

90%

Over 90% of these are family farms, many owned and operated by third- and fourth-generation farmers who live on the land and plan to pass it down to their children and grandchildren.

*Facts provided by: California Almonds and Almond Board of California

90%

Over 90% of these are family farms, many owned and operated by third- and fourth-generation farmers who live on the land and plan to pass it down to their children and grandchildren.

*Facts provided by: California Almonds and Almond Board of California

7,600

According to the most recent USDA Agricultural Census, there are around 7,600 California almond farms. Furthermore, there are over 99 almond processors.

*Facts provided by: California Almonds and Almond Board of California