Noix et cerneaux de noix du Périgord

The Cooperative


Created in 1983, the COOP CERNO cooperative gathers some 500 growers and 2.300 ha of orchards in the following French  geographical areas : Dordogne, Charente, Charente Maritime, Lot, Lot et Garonne and Gironde.

COOP CERNO has developed a young orchard of the FRANQUETTE variety in the heart of the ancestral territory of the French walnut tree.

With an important growth potential, the COOP CERNO should exceed 4.000Mtons of collected walnuts within the following 10 years.

Committed since 1997, the COOP CERNO is a pioneer in the Organic approach in the South-west of France. With more than 600 ha of orchards in Organic farming, the COOP CERNO is the national leader of this sector.