When it comes to almonds, California supplies more than 80 percent of the world. And the largest growers’ association is headquartered in Sacramento. Blue Diamond Growers Director of Innovation Jeff Smith is on this week’s episode of the Visit Sacramento Podcast to share why almonds are so important, the many ways you can enjoy them, and more.

Then, make sure to plan your trip to Sacramento to visit the gift shop at the roasting facility on 17th and C streets in Sacramento to pick up all your favorite almond-related snacks, treats and ingredients.

Listen to "Visit Blue Diamond Almond Growers in Sacramento" on Spreaker.

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