South Georgia Pecan Co. agrees to process FICO pecans

The partnership comes after Farmers Investment Co. announced the closure of its own processing operations, and aims to elevate the industry as a whole. more »

Water split and crop progress in pecan

This growing season has been abnormally wet for some pecan growing regions, and water split could bear the blame for recent nut drop. more »

Noble Research Institute senior pecan specialist given Oklahoma award

The recipient is chosen by the state's pecan growers association and recognizes a professional who has made a significant contribution to the Oklahoma pecan industry. more »

USDA appoints members to new American Pecan Promotion Board

The 17-member board is made of seven importers and 10 producers, with the producers being allocated across the eastern, central and western regions of the U.S. more »

Pecans part of Texas ag commodities’ global market assessment

Pecans are among the 15 reports that will be completed, offering market insight into export and how Texas producers can compete in trade. more »

2021 North Carolina Pecan Growers Fall Orchard Tour set

Those interested are encouraged to register soon for the orchard tour in Angier. more »

Pecan trees prone to bagworm, webworm infestations in Oklahoma

Extreme weather influenced pest populations, and growers who skipped pecan nut casebearer sprays due to lack of crop are seeing an uptick in these worm pests as an effect. more »

How to address leaf scorch and fruit thinning in Georgia pecans

Neofusicoccum, a fungus causing leaf scorch symptoms, is a relatively new problem popping up in orchards for the last 8-10 years, normally after extended periods of rainfall and cloudy weather. more »

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