All about macadamia nuts. Jim will start with a history of macadamia nuts. He will then discuss the various varieties of macadamia nuts. He will detail the common growing practices. And finish up with harvesting and macadamia nut processing.

About Jim Russell:
Following that retirement, Jim and his wife Barbara purchased a home in Fallbrook that they have made into a six acre farm growing macadamia nuts, persimmons, and a myriad of other items. Also, since that retirement Jim finished his Bachelor’s degree and earned his Master’s in Business. Jim has been the president of the California Macadamia Society since 1988.

This presentation was given by Jim Russell on February 22, 2013 at the North County San Diego CRFG chapter meeting. For more info about our chapter and CRFG visit: