Harvesting hazelnut, walnut and chestnut trees (Oregonian)

Harvesting hazelnut, walnut and chestnut trees (Oregonian)
Harvesting hazelnuts means gathering them as they fall from the trees – before autumn rains, if possible, said Ross Penhallegon, a horticulturist with Oregon State University’s Extension Service. You can shake branches lightly, but in most cases the nuts will fall on their own.