Michigan apple, cherry, and peach orchards that have previously produced profitable yields may not support adequate tree growth when replanted.
The following list of names, web addresses, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers is copied from the Northern Nut Growers Association’s Nutshell and represents some companies that can help growers establish chestnut orchards in Michigan.
With this document we hope to provide you, a new or potential chestnut orchardist, with some guidelines and insights that might be beneficial to chestnut cultivation in midwestern states.
Chestnut Growers, Inc., is wholly producer-owned and controlled agricultural processing and marketing cooperative with members who joined the cooperative to access markets for unique and value-added processed chestnut products.
While some nuts, such as almonds and peanuts have extensive lists of descriptors, much less information is available on chestnuts.