Links to help you learn more about Chestnuts:
By all means, if you want to grow Chestnuts, visit
Dennis Fulbrights' "Growing Chestnuts" page.
Wow! If you want to access to a broad spectrum of information about
A great starting point! Read the Chestnut chapter in
Luther Burbank's book.
First paper on pruning. Read this issue of
Second paper on pruning. Read this issue of
The Northern Nut Growers Association, Inc.
(NNGA) brings together people interested in growing nut trees. Members include experts in
nut tree cultivation, farmers, amateur and commercial nut growers, and more
Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station has a well established connection with
Chestnut research in the United States.
Links to more nuts:
Pecans and a variety of Pecan candies.
Great South Pecan, Inc. - Pecans
In-Shell and Shelled, Georgia Pecans, Roasted and Salted Peanuts, Mixed Nuts,
Pecan Cracking Tools, Gift Baskets, Large Selection of Pecan and Peanut
Links to soap-making web-sites:
Rainbow Meadow Inc.
The Soapmaking section will give you all the information a novice or experienced soaper
needs to create soaps using an endless variety of oils.
Touring Grand Rapids Michigan area? May we suggest:
Grand Rapids Coffee
Roasters on the fifth floor of a warehouse looking building.
Don't be freaked out. It just might be worth the trip!