Thursday, October 25, 2012
miss-pecans

Georgia Pecans: Buyers Looking For Premium Nuts For Asian Exports

AgFax.Com - Your Online Ag News Source


Mild temperatures prevailed the week of October 23-25. There have been increases in interest in the export trade business, particularly from the Asian markets.

Buying interest is moderate for commercial sheller use as shellers continue to utilize inventories on hand, however interest appears to be picking up for next week as inquiries are increasing. Buying interest from end users for in-shell gift-pack retail use is fairly active as users are looking to buy high quality pecans and are preparing for the upcoming holiday season. Offerings were light this week for larger volume lots, while door trade deliveries have increased.

Some of the earlier lots delivered had excess moisture and early sprouting issues with some discoloration and rot. Some growers expect a lighter volume out of the South Georgia area than earlier estimates, while the Central and Northern areas appear about the same or possibly have an increase over previous estimates. Overall quality and condition of recent lots are reported to be better than the earlier deliveries. Prices are about steady as compared to the last report on Tuesday. Unless otherwise stated, lots reported are of generally good quality and some reported as export quality.

Prices paid to growers (late afternoon Tuesday, October 23, 2012 thru late afternoon Thursday, October 25, 2012) at buyers delivery point or f.o.b. the orchard including direct sales to end users, cents per pound in-shell of generally good quality pecans in lots of 20,000 pounds or less unless otherwise stated.

  • Cape Fear yard tree lots of generally good quality 100
  • Desirable export quality 51% meat yield or better 230-257, generally good quality 50% meat yield or better 170-210 mostly 190-200, yard tree lots of generally good quality 100-125 occasional higher
  • Elliot yard tree lots of generally good quality 100-125
  • Moneymaker yard tree lots of generally good quality 50-60 few higher
  • Seedling yard tree lots of generally good quality 50-60 occasional high as 70
  • Schley export quality 55-58% meat yield 190-200, generally good quality 55% meat yield or better 154-187, yard tree lots of generally good quality 125 occasional higher
  • Stuart export quality 45-48% meat yield 180-200, generally good quality 45% meat yield or better 150-180, yard tree lots of generally good quality 100-125 occasional lower

Lots in excess of 20,000 pounds including trailer load lots:

  • Desirable export quality 50% meat yield or better 240-260
  • Moneymaker deliveries insufficient to establish market
  • Schley export quality 55-58% meat yield or better 190-200, generally good quality 55% meat yield or better 154-187
  • Stuart export quality 45-48% meat yield180-200, generally good quality 45% meat yield or better 150-180

Tags: , , ,


7 Responses to Georgia Pecans: Buyers Looking For Premium Nuts For Asian Exports

  1. pecans for sale says:

    I am from Scotlandneck, North Carolina, selling pecans to the highest rice per pound fill free to contact me.

    jsjs5261@gmail.com

  2. Anonymous says:

    This may be a little late, but my family (Tuckers) raise pecans in Skippers, VA. We have a tree that produces a large quantity each year. Currenty on-hand we have approximately 500lbs that we would like to sell. Please contact me if you are interested.

    Garvey

  3. Richard says:

    We have at least 20,000lbs plus of pecans. Averaging 130 pecans per pound.

  4. Cristina says:

    Hi We are pecans producers in México And are interested to sell direct please contact by email.

    • Reyes German says:

      I work for a produce company in Nogales,AZ.
      Please inform me on pecans out of Mexico.
      My number is 1-520-980-6057 .
      THANKS

Leave a Reply

Name and Email Address are required fields. Your email will not be published or shared with third parties.

Sunbelt Ag News

    Welch on Wheat: Reports Mostly in Line with Expectations3-31

    Welch on Grain: Bearish Reports for Corn3-31

    DTN Grain Close: Reports Support Soybeans, Disappoint Corn, Wheat3-31

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices3-31

    Good on Grain: USDA Has Friendly Surprise for Soybeans; Negative News for Corn3-31

    Shurley on Cotton: Acreage Intentions Meet High End of Expectations3-31

    Rice Stocks: Rough Rice Up 26%3-31

    Grain Stocks: Corn, Wheat, Soybeans All Increase3-31

    Indiana: Too Cold to Plant; Nebraska: Tillage, Weed Spray Started – DTN3-31

    USDA Conservation Service Has $332M to Give Away – Applications Due May 153-31

    USDA Perspective Plantings: Soybeans Gain. Otherwise, Slippage.3-31

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: Concerns About Dry Weather, Acid Shortage3-31

    DTN Livestock Midday: Lack of Buyer Interest3-31

    DTN Grain Midday: Weather Concerns in Southern Plains3-31

    Peanuts: Penn State Finds Heart-Healthy Mealtime Boost3-31

    Soybeans: Climate Change Cost Farmers $11B Over Last 20 Years3-31

    Pecans: 11 Land-Grant Institutions Help Protect Yields3-31

    DTN Cotton Open: Lower Trades Ahead of USDA Report3-31

    Tung Trees: Beautiful, Toxic, and Need to be Taken Out3-31

    DTN Livestock Open: Follow-Through Buying Support3-31

    DTN Grain Open: U.S. Dollar Extends Recent Gains3-31

    Grain TV: Corn Exports Remain Strong3-30

    DTN Livestock Close: Lean Hogs Jump Following Quarterly Inventory3-30

    USDA Reports Preview: Soybean Stocks Are the Number to Watch – DTN3-30

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Markets Position Ahead of Planting Reports3-30

    AFB Cotton Close: Unable to Pass Resistance3-30

    AFB Rice Close: Futures Consolidate Below Resistance3-30

    Almonds and Pistachios: Chinese Tastes for U.S. Nuts Fuel Demand3-30

    DTN Cotton Close: Traders Await Prospective Planting Numbers3-30

    Video: 6 Need-To-Know Things About Tree Crops3-30

    Louisiana Rice: 2 New Clearfield Lines Show Some Promise3-30

    Corn, Soybeans: Expected Returns and Acre Shifts – farmdoc3-30

    Ag in Harvard? Spring Break Trip Explores Rural Life – DTN3-30

    DTN Fertilizer Outlook: Spot Shortages to Drive Domestic Prices3-30

    Corn: 3 Tips to Better Manage Cutworms3-30

    Flint on Crops: Best Time to Apply Lime? Whenever It’s Needed3-30

    Texas Rice: Section 18 Requires More Work Than You Might Think – Mo Way3-27

    Farmland Partners Buys 15,000 Row Crop Acres In Carolinas, Virginia3-27

    Rice Market: Export Pace Continues Strong, Still Not Much Planting3-27

    Rose on Cotton: Don’t Miss an Opportunity. Get Short Terms in Place.3-27

    Video: 8 Need-to-know Things About Southern Grain3-27

    Cover Crops: What’s the Cost? Online Tool Helps Figure it Out.3-27

    ARC-PLC Deadline Extension: 77% of Farmers Have Made a Decision – DTN3-27

    Soybeans: What Inputs Can You Cut Back? 5 Main Choices. – DTN3-27

    Cleveland On Cotton: “December has 70-cents-plus written all over it.”3-27

    Texas: Feral Hog, Predator Management Workshop, Rocksprings, April 243-27

    Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA3-27

    Video: 13 Best Practices to Manage Tarnished Plant Bugs3-27

    Peanut Stocks: Utilization Up 7% Over Last Year3-27

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights3-27

    Soybeans: How Has Chinese Demand Impacted the Market? – farmdoc3-27

    Oklahoma City Farm Show, April 3-53-27

    Texas: Hale and Swisher Crops Conference, Plainview, April 143-27

    Louisiana: Soybean Board Awards LSU $1.9M for Soy Research3-27

    Base Acres and ARC-PLC Deadline Extended to April 7 – No Surprise Here.3-27

    Mississippi: Students Learn Soil Management, Conservation by Getting Down in the Dirt3-27

    Estate Planning: Farmers Gift the Farm to Their Rural Community – DTN3-27

    Southern Corn: Wide Delays Continue, How Late Can You Go? – AgFax3-27

    Corn Maybe Has More Bullish Potential Than Beans Ahead Of USDA Projections3-27

    Georgia: Wheat Leaf Rust Detected, May Want to Check the Field3-27

    Death Tax: South Dakota Congressman Pushes Repeal, Tells Her Story – Video3-26

    Environmental Group Questions USDA’s Science Integrity – DTN3-26

    Making Money With Manure, Advantages of Composting and Additives – DTN3-26

    Chumrau on Wheat: Where More Rain is Needed to Make the HRW Crop3-26

    Texas Wheat: Concho, McCulloch Counties Wheat Tour, Millersview, April 303-26

    Sorghum: Why It’s South China’s Hottest Import Grain – DTN3-26

    ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero3-26

    Moving Grain: Ohio River Barge Traffic Improves3-26

    Video: Summary of U.S. Drought Monitor in One Minute3-26

    Drought Monitor: Warm, Dry Weather Further Depletes Snowpacks3-26

    Wheat Yields: What to Expect? A Historical Perspective – farmdoc3-26

    Oklahoma: Ag Pesticide Disposal, Purcell, April 223-26

    Residential Propane, Heating Oil: Prices Decrease3-26

    Diesel: Prices Decrease3-26

    Sunbelt Ag Events

     

    About Us

    AgFax.Com covers agricultural trends and production topics, with an emphasis on news about cotton, rice, peanuts, corn, soybeans, wheat and tree crops, including almonds, pecans, walnuts and pistachios.

      

    This site also serves as the on-line presence of electronic crop and pest reports published by AgFax Media LLC (formerly Looking South Communications).

        

    Click here to subscribe to our free reports.

      

    We provide early warnings and confirmations about pests, diseases and other factors that influence yield. Our goal is to quickly provide farmers and crop advisors with information needed to make better and more profitable decisions.

         

    Our free weekly crop and pest advisories include:

    • AgFax Midsouth Cotton, covering cotton production and news in Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Missouri.

    • AgFax Southeast Cotton, covering cotton production and news in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.

    • AgFax Southwest Cotton (new for 2013!), covering cotton production and news in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas and New Mexico.

    • AgFax West (formerly MiteFax: SJV Cotton), covering California cotton, alfalfa, tomatoes and other non-permanent crops in California's Central Valley.

    • AgFax Rice covering rice production and news in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri and Texas.

    • AgFax Peanuts, covering peanut production in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas and Virginia.

    • AgFax Southern Grain: covering soybeans, corn, milo and small grains in Southern states.

    • AgFax Almonds, covering almonds, pistachios, walnuts and other tree crops in California's Central Valley.

    • AgCom 101, providing guidance to ag professionals involved in social media.

    Our newsletters are sponsored by the following companies: FMC Corporation Chemtura Dow AgroSciences.

          

    Mission statement:

    Make it as easy as possible for our community of readers to find and/or receive needed information.

              

    Contact Information:

    AgFax Media. LLC

    142 Westlake Drive Brandon, MS 39047

    601-992-9488 Office

    Owen Taylor Debra L. Ferguson Laurie Courtney

          

    Circulation Questions?

    Contact Laurie Courtney +