Walnuts of Calonge provides about 2000 kg of natural shelled walnuts as medicinal food for health and sick people.

 

Madrid, 1stApril 2020: AlmacodeGuadalquivir SL, owner of the largest walnut plantation in Spain on a single border, has donated its stock of shelled walnutsto the hospital installed at the Ifemafairgrounds in Madrid, enabled to face the expansion of COVID-19.

The direction Calonge Nuts has decided to take this solidarity initiative thanks to the proposal of their employees to donate about 2,000 kg of natural walnuts, of great flavor and dark color, from the 2019 harvest. A decision made with the main objective of providing health, as well as flavor and sustainability in these difficult times of the health crisis.

“More than food, we produce medicines”, and in that idea we consider it an absolute priority to contribute our grain of sand to the commendable work of the health workers in the Hospital, in addition to being able to help provide energy to the health workers, the sick or people in need that IFEMA is coordinating and sheltering ”- states the Calonge Nueces Directorate.

The walnut, a dried fruit from walnut,not only provides a significant amount of energy, but also it is rich in fiber, protein, vitamins B and E, healthy fats, iron, calcium, magnesium and phosphorus, among other nutritional properties. Thanks to them, the walnut strengthens the immune system, helpsyou fall asleep,is good for the brain and favorsthe proper functioning of the digestive system.

A super food that we must consume daily and that now, more than ever, must be contributing all its benefits to the humanitarian cause carried out in Ifema, and all this thanks to the solidarity of the employees of Nueces de Calonge. Yet another company that joins the cause and contributes its grain of sand.

Listen to the interview on Cadena SER by María Luisa López with Borja Murube, director of Cortijo Calonge.