Company Profile

Established: 1988
Headquarters: Chico, California
President, Sales Manager: Skip Hubbard
Markets Served: Domestic and Export

Our Mission

Chico Nut Company will grow, harvest, process and sell almonds, walnuts and other fine agriculture products of our own and for others. We are committed to being the industry leader in quality, efficiency, and innovation through teamwork and our unparalleled dedication to our customers, suppliers, employees, and owner.

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Quality Assurance

By controlling and performing nearly every operation at our facilities, Chico Nut Company is able to offer unique levels of quality control and assurance, varietal integrity, flexibility, efficiency, and service.

Almond Growers and Processors

Chico Nut Company serves customers worldwide with low-chipped confectionary raw almonds. We count the world's major bakery, confectionary, candy, snack and food manufacturers among our valued clients.

Industry Organizations

  • American Council for Food Safety & Quality (DFA)
  • DFA™ 1800 Club since 1991
  • American Institute of Baking (AIB)
  • Almond Board of California
  • Walnut Board of California
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ)
  • Safe Quality Food Institute (SQF)

Industry Awards/Certifications

  • DFA Plant of the Year 2009
  • AIB Superior Rating 2010
  • Almond Board of California
  • Walnut Board of California
  • DFA HACCP certified
  • Kosher Certified

Food Processor Licensing

  • State of California Department of Public Health, Food and Drug Branch