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The nut industry and the products created by PTNPA members are hot topics of conversation! Whether there is a newly-identified health benefit, allergy prevention solutions, sustainability and environmental studies or stories the PTNPA serves as a clearinghouse for current news of elevance to our industry. We hope that all PTNPA members will reference this valuable information when speaking with customers, discussing interesting aspects of the industry of when informing the media or legislative representatives about our exciting part of the food supply.

Health and Nutrition Benefits
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Swapping One Portion of Red Meat a Day for Fish or Nuts Could Cut Risk of Early Death »
Swapping one portion of red meat for fish or nuts daily could cut the risk of early death by almost a fifth, research in t...
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Walnuts May Help Lower Blood Pressure for Those at Risk of Heart Disease »
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — When combined with a diet low in saturated fats, eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure in pe...
Thursday, March 21, 2019
A Nutty Solution for Improving Brain Health »
Long-term, high nut consumption could be the key to better cognitive health in older people according to new research from...
Tuesday, March 19, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Peanuts Integral to MIND Diet and Brain Health »
Albany, Ga. (March 12, 2019) – A recent study published in the journal Nutrition, Health & Aging found the MIND diet,...
Friday, February 15, 2019
Walnut Consumers May Have Lower Depression Scores »
esearchers found a consistent association between eating nuts, particularly walnuts, and fewer and less frequent depressiv...

Allergy Education and Management
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Peanut Allergy: 'Life-Changing' Study Helps Severely Allergic Children to Build up Tolerance »
Parents of children with severe allergies have hailed “life-changing” research showing it is possible to build up a tolera...
Friday, March 2, 2018
Treatment Against Peanut Allergy Protected Dids in New Study »
The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. A company said Tuesday that i...
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Scientists Announce Positive Findings in Peanut Allergy Pill Study »
ABC World News Tonight reported on successful preliminary trials happening in Australia for a pill filled with a mix of pr...
Monday, August 7, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Recent Article Recommends Introducing Nuts to Babies Early »
A recent article affirms that you should introduce nuts to babies early, and outlines safe practices to do so....
Monday, March 27, 2017
Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe »
MONDAY, March 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Having an allergy to one type of nut may not necessarily doom you to a lifelong...

Sustainability, Stewardship, and Food Safety
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Roles Beyond Food Safety: Sustainability and Social Responsibility »
Quality Assurance and Food Safety  - The importance of sustainability and social responsibility shouldn’t be downplay...
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Frank Yiannas: From Disney to Walmart to FDA »
Quality Assurance and Food Safety  - FDA commissioners often come up through the ranks of government, at one age...
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
This USDA Lab Is Turning Billions of Pounds of Almond Waste into Beer, Plastic, and Power »
nside a USDA research building near Berkeley, California, research leader Bill Orts holds up a mottled-looking black plate...
Monday, July 9, 2018
White House Plan Calls for Unified Food Agency »
White House Plan Calls for Unified Food Agency By Dave Fusaro, Editor in Chief Jun 25, 2018 The White House's Of...
Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Webinar: Prop 65 and the Nut Industry »
Please click below for the resource slides from the Prop 65 webinar presented on May 2, 2018 by the PTNPA and Hogan Lovell...

PTNPA Announcements
Monday, September 16, 2019
Register Now for Convention 2020 »
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Friday, September 13, 2019
Make Your Convention 2020 Hotel Reservations »
PTNPA has reserved rooms at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes at a discounted rate for members attending Convention 2...
Friday, July 12, 2019
Technical Forum 2019 Resources Now Available »
Thank you for making Technical Forum 2019 such a success! Click below to view presentations and photos.  VIEW...
Friday, July 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Convention 2020 Registration Opens 9/16 »
Registration for Convention 2020 opens September 16, 2019. Convention 2020 will be held at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Don't Miss Technical Forum 2019 - Register Now! »
Don’t miss the Nut Industry’s only food safety forum. Technical Forum 2019 focuses on providing industry specific expert e...

Members in the News
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Americold Realty Trust Recognized by Global Cold Chain Alliance for Energy Excellence »
ATLANTA--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Americold Realty Trust  (NYSE:COLD), the world’s largest owner and operator of tempe...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Dot Foods Breaks Ground on New Distribution Center in Bear, Delaware »
Dot Foods, the largest food industry redistributor in North America, continues to grow, officially breaking ground today o...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Associated Oregon Hazelnut Industries, Inc: Holiday Season Spotlight »
For the first time since 2002, Oregon has been selected to provide the 2018 Capitol Christmas Tree as part of the U.S. Cap...
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
The Leavitt Corporation: Celtics Announce Official Partnership with Teddie »
BOSTON, MA –  The Boston Celtics today announced their official partnership with Teddie Natural Peanut Butter, the to...
Saturday, December 1, 2018
December PTNPA Members in the News »
Members in the News Yahoo Finance Tweeted highlight from Brown Brothers Harriman Chief Investment Strat...

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