A bur with transgenic American chestnut nuts. Photo by Andy Newhouse, SUNY-ESF
Chestnut Harvest Time – Learn How And When To Harvest Chestnuts
Harvesting Chestnut Trees: When And How To Harvest Chestnuts - Chestnut trees are attractive trees that prefer chilly winters and warm summers. The trees produce generous quantities of flavorful, nutrition-rich nuts inside spiny hulls, commonly known as burs. Want to know how to harvest chestnuts? Click here.