Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 12 (NewsVoir): The California Walnut
Commission has launched their new logo for Indian consumers today as a part of their global branding exercise.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced that it will conduct a referendum on a proposal from the California Walnut
Board to amend the federal marketing order for walnuts grown in California.
Researchers, funded in part by the California Walnut
Commission, assigned roughly 210 overweight or obese women to one of three diets that cut calories equally (by 500 to 1,000 a day):
The study was partially funded by the California Walnut
Commission, and the findings are consistent with other recent studies showing that eating walnuts and other types of tree nuts as part of a healthy diet can improve cardiovascular health and reduce the risk of obesity.
For recipe ideas and other suggestions for incorporating walnuts into your diet, visit the California Walnut
Commission at www.
In addition to its namesake Diamond of California walnut
brand, Stockton, Calif.
Originating in Central Asia, this species of tree is often referred to as the "common walnut," but it is also known as the Persian, English, Carpathian and California walnut
The fruit orchard trees are typically California walnut
trees with an English walnut graft.
Supplemental foods used in the study were donated by Patrimonio Comunal Olivarero and Hojiblanca, the California Walnut
Commission, Borges S.
Board / Evans, Hardy + Young, Inc.
The study was funded through a grant from the California Walnut
Commission and the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health's Center for Occupational and Environmental Health.
The California walnut
industry began when Franciscan fathers brought over the earliest walnuts, known as "mission" nuts.