There are many websites about growing nuts, tree crops and other related topics.
A few of our favorites, with a focus on hazelnuts, follow.
A great source for more information about the new hazelnut varieties and how to grow commercially.
A visionary project to achieve the full potential of hazelnuts
The University of British Columbia Farm has an agroforestry web site where you can find
a production development tool for alley cropping hazelnuts and strawberries.
Their notes for developing the tool (here), provide good information for how to plan
a new orchard.
BC Hazelnut Growers Association
1611 Tranmer Road, R.R. #2
Agassiz, BC V0M 1A0
Phone: 604 796-2550
The main processor of hazelnuts in BC. Located in Agassiz, they have a variety of hazelnut treats.
Web site of the Oregon Hazelnut Marketing Board with information for growers and the interested public.
Hazelnut Hill Orchard
These folks do it all: produce trees, grow nuts, process and make candy and nut butter. An exemplary farm. Located in Oregon’s Willamette Valley.
Did you know that hazelnut trees are preferred hosts for truffles? The fungi, not the chocolate kind.
Lots of info about north hardy varieties.