Oregon’s hazelnut boom gains momentum (Capital Press)

Oregon’s hazelnut boom gains momentum (Capital Press)
In other cases, McDaniel said he’s observed new orchards failing to become established, with the trees removed soon after planting. Nik Wiman, an Oregon State University Extension orchard crops specialist, said he isn’t surprised. “I think a lot of poor quality trees have been sold,” Wiman said. Weak hazelnut seedlings don’t necessarily end up dying, though.