Carriere Family Farms has been in the walnut farming business since 1963 when Herb and Aileen Carriere bought their first orchard on the Sacramento River. Walnuts need deep well-drained soil to do well… Read more about our walnut farming »
The Carriere family has been farming in Glenn County, California since 1890. This view through the branches of a Chandler walnut tree is in a Carriere orchard in central Glenn County.
The soil in the area is conducive to growing a vigorous and great quality almond crop. In addition, since almonds mature earlier than walnuts, almonds are a great transition crop and keep us busy throughout the harvest season.