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Welcome Tummywise Visitors. All of the great content from the Tummywise site has now been incorporated in the California Dried Plums site.

Nutrition

Good for Your Health

Packed with goodness - from dietary fiber to antioxidants and more, California Dried Plums are a source of many important compounds.

About Dried Plums

California Dried Plums

California Dried Plums are not only tasty, versatile and nutritious, but they are an important part of California history and agriculture.

In The News

ORGANIC FARMING, STRONG FAMILY TRADITIONS GROUNDS PRUNE FARMER JOHN TAYLOR

From his rodeo fruit farming father to his business partner brother Richard, John Taylor continues his family’s prune farming legacy.

2017 CALIFORNIA PRUNE HARVEST RETURNS TO TYPICAL LEVELS FOLLOWING WEATHER-CHALLENGED YIELD OF 2016

The 2017 California prune harvest is projected to reach 105,000 tons (95,254 metric tonnes), according to forecasts by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).The projected harvest will yield a 99-percent increase over the unusually light 2016 harvest of 52,851 tons (47,946 metric tonnes). USDA and NASS estimates are based on surveys among California prune growers.

PRUNE POWER TO HELP UK HIT INCREASED FIBRE INTAKE REQUIREMENTS

UK consumers are failing to meet the recommended level of fibre intake – which is so important for gut health - in their diet. But a new UK research study funded by the California Prune Board that is published this month, [1] suggests that prunes could be a convenient  solution to helping the nation address this issue.

Links

CA Department of Food & Agriculture
USDA Foreign Agricultural Service

Link to Other Dried Plum Resources

      Packers/Suppliers    

      Association

      International Boards