Record yield leads to big drop in hazelnut pricesUSA Today 10/12/2022
Almost all of the hazelnuts grown in the U.S. come from Oregon. That state had a record yield, which has driven the price down to levels not seen since the early 2000s. “The price here is terrible. The price elsewhere [in the world] is equally as bad or worse,” said Terry Ross, executive director of the Hazelnut Growers Bargaining Association.