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Pistachio Health Benefits

Pistachio Health Benefits

By Diana Barton on 9 September 2014

Do you know there are many health benefits from eating pistachios?

Dr  Mehmet OZ , cardiologist from The Dr. Oz Show says when comparing nut nutrition pistachio nuts are:

  • one of the lowest in calories
  • lowest fat
  • highest in fibre

 They are also full of nutrients that can help prevent;

  • heart disease,
  • lower cholesterol,
  • and stop cell damage.

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2014 Pistachio Harvest

2014 Pistachio Harvest

By Diana Barton on 20 March 2014

 Having just had a challenging harvest for 2014, the harvest was pretty impressive considering the weather we have had. With late frosts in October and not to mention lack of rain, the rain we did get in late February and early March was excellent timing to finish ripening the nuts.

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Pistachio Nut Harvest Time

Pistachio Nut Harvest Time

By Diana Barton on 6 March 2014

Well harvest is nearly upon us so we are busy getting ready (OMG it comes around very quickly). It is always difficult to gauge when we might start, we are usually going by 24th February, but this year maybe earlier because of the hot weather we have been experiencing.

We are praying for rain hopefully within the next couple of weeks. The trees are hanging in there, some nuts were lost due to the late frost, and now with this hot weather, there really wasn’t much sub-soil moisture to give the nuts a great start. Well that is farming.

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Category: General