Be food safe. Cook to safe temperature. Taste the freshness. Packed with protein. Finest from the fields. For generations our family and our farmers have nurtured our crops with care and attention from seed to shelf. we are committed to growing the best possible peanut. Its our tradition of quality. Question: Why do you advise i cook these peanuts? I eat other raw nuts. Answer: Peanuts grow underground and our raw peanuts come to you fresh from farm. We clean them but do not process them in any other manner. As with many raw agricultural food products (like eggs and meats), raw peanuts should be coked before consumption. 100% USA peanuts.