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Mar 03, 2020, 10:00 ET New Analysis Shows Us Grown Pistachios Are A "Complete Protein" For Those Over Age Five

Today, at the American Pistachio Growers Annual Conference, it was announced that U.S. grown roasted pistachios meet the generally accepted...


Feb 27, 2020, 10:00 ET Antimicrobial Effects Of U.S. Pistachio Extracts Shown To Prevent Growth Of Bacteria And Viruses

Once just a snack, pistachios possess extracts that have been shown to stop the growth of Staphylococcus aureus, MRSA, Listeria and Herpes simplex...


Aug 09, 2019, 11:00 ET Study Finds American Grown Pistachios Contain Melatonin

An analysis conducted by researchers Dr. Jack Losso and Millicent Yeboah-Awudzi at Louisiana State University in partnership with American Pistachio...


Jul 11, 2019, 13:55 ET Study Finds Eating Pistachios May Help Reduce Damage To DNA

Researchers at Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain, Institute of Health Pere Virgili, CIBER, discovered that eating just a handful of...


Jun 13, 2019, 11:00 ET Master Chefs of France Curate California-Inspired Dishes for San Francisco Gathering

American Pistachio Growers (APG) recently teamed up with renowned Master Chefs of France Gerald Hirigoyen, Laurent Manrique and Roland Passot for the ...


Jul 25, 2018, 10:00 ET American-Grown Pistachio Consumption Increases Globally

American-grown pistachio consumption numbers are up globally. According to a report released today by California State University, Fresno (CSUF)...


Mar 05, 2018, 11:00 ET Economic Impact Study Shows Pistachio Growers and Processors Generate Billions for California Economy, Creating Jobs across Multiple Sectors

Pistachio growers and processors create nearly $3.6 billion in economic output in the state of California, generating jobs and spending across...


Jan 24, 2018, 09:00 ET New Research Earns Pistachios 'Superfood' Status For People With Desk Jobs

Three recent studies are giving pistachio lovers new reasons to reach for a handful of nuts while at work, and in particular, pistachios. Adding to...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Landmark Research Uncovers Health Benefits of Pistachios for Women with Gestational Diabetes

Results of a new study among pregnant women with impaired glucose intolerance during gestation (GIGT) or gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) -...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:00 ET New Research Uncovers Health Benefits of Pistachios for Women with Gestational Diabetes

During the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ in Chicago, scientists reported on a recent study which...


Nov 12, 2014, 03:00 ET American Pistachio Growers Introduces New Brand Ambassador: Paco Roncero

American Pistachio Growers (APG) is proud to announce a new partnership with famed Spanish chef Paco Roncero. Roncero, who has earned two Michelin...


Feb 18, 2014, 04:00 ET Unshell the Goodness of the Little Green Nut on National Pistachio Day

A search for pistachios on Pinterest brings up results ranging from appetizers to main courses, and even desserts and smoothies. Pistachios are...


Jan 28, 2014, 02:06 ET Denver Broncos And New England Patriots Nutrition Experts Team Up To Support American Pistachio Growers

American Pistachio Growers (APG) today announced the addition of two key ambassadors to their list of athletes and nutrition experts: Bryan Snyder,...


Oct 21, 2013, 15:02 ET El ciclista profesional Mark Cavendish declara a los pistachos americanos como su aperitivo oficial

Durante la cosecha anual de los agricultores estadounidenses de pistacho y en celebración del National Nut Day (22 de octubre), American Pistachio...


Oct 21, 2013, 02:57 ET Profi-Radrennfahrer Mark Cavendish ernennt amerikanische Pistazien zu seinem offiziellen Snack

Anlässlich der jährlichen Erntesaison der amerikanischen Pistazienerzeuger und des nationalen Nusstags (22. Oktober) geben die American Pistachio...


Oct 21, 2013, 02:54 ET Le cycliste professionnel Mark Cavendish déclare les pistaches américaines comme sa collation officielle

Pendant la récolte annuelle des cultivateurs américains de pistaches, et pour célébrer la Journée nationale des noix (22 octobre), American Pistachio ...


Oct 21, 2013, 02:15 ET Pro Cyclist Mark Cavendish Declares American Pistachios His Official Snack

In celebration of National Nut Day (October 22), American Pistachio Growers (APG) today announces the addition of British pro cyclist Mark Cavendish...


Oct 10, 2013, 08:01 ET Go Nuts for Pistachios on National Nut Day

A whopping 2.7 million tons of tree nuts were produced last year, and more Americans are embracing nuts as a recipe ingredient, a meal component and...