Almonds In Shell are grown in the California Almond orchards. No further processing on the almonds making them 100% Natural. In Shell Almonds are a popular favorite around the holidays. They are a fun snack for the family to gather around the table and crack open. Besides the fun of cracking them open, the raw almond inside is worth the taste and nutrition! Humans love almonds, but the 2nd biggest fan of In Shell Almonds is your pet bird and outdoor critter friends. Parrots and squirrels love to crack open the hard shell of almonds.