All products that are grown in the soil or on plants, bushes, or trees are Kosher. However, all insects and animals that have many legs or very short legs are not Kosher. Consequently, almonds infested with such insects must be checked and the insect removed.
Vann Family Orchards has a disciplined pest control, inspection, and monitoring program. We track, trend and follow up on all condition indicators. We provide fast and effective corrective actions in order to maintain control.
Our processing, packaging and storage areas are well maintained. They are kept dry, clean and well organized with an on-going sanitation program that allows us to be ready for visitors without notice.
Vann Family Orchards has the most high-tech and state-of-the-art fumigation chambers in the industry. Fumigations are effective in killing pests in all stages.