Bard Valley Natural Delights, Bard, Calif., is offering consumers Natural Delights Pitted Medjool Dates, billed as the first pitted Medjool date product, according to a news release.

This Natural Delights product will launch this fall in 12-ounce packages.

“By removing the pit, we’ve made Medjools the ideal snack for everyone — even young kids without parental supervision,” said David Anderson, head of marketing for the Bard Valley Medjool Date Growers Association in the release. “We think this will be a great benefit to busy, health-conscious families.”

The dates will sell for a suggested retail price of about $7, according to the release.

Anderson said in the release that the pitted dates will also be available with peanut butter dipping sauce.

For more information about the new pitted dates, visit or the company’s Facebook page.