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Georgia Pecans: Pruning Young Trees – Videos

Georgia Pecans: Pruning Young Trees – Videos

👤By Lenny Wells, University of Georgia Pecan Specialist 🕔Jan 18, 2018

This time of year I am swamped with requests to do pruning clinics and make orchard visits to show growers how to prune pecan trees. With all the young trees planted in our state, there is quite a demand for

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Western Region Pecans: Light Deliveries, Good Demand

Western Region Pecans: Light Deliveries, Good Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Deliveries by growers to delivery points of Improved varieties were fairly light. Demand was fairly good for good quality pecans. Harvesting is expected to remain steady during the next week, with harvesting expected to continue through most of the month.

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Texas Pecans: Good Demand, Light Deliveries

Texas Pecans: Good Demand, Light Deliveries

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Deliveries by growers to delivery points were very light. Demand was fairly good for good quality pecans. Natives are currently being harvested. Harvesting is expected to remain light, and most are finishing up harvesting for the season. Harvested quality has

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Oklahoma Pecans: Good Demand, Active Deliveries

Oklahoma Pecans: Good Demand, Active Deliveries

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Deliveries by growers moderate to fairly active in southern counties, light in northern Oklahoma. Pecan harvesting is complete but many growers and accumulators still have pecans in the barn. Demand was good statewide. Many out-of-state buyers have closed for the

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Georgia Pecans: Market Trending Lower with Slow Demand

Georgia Pecans: Market Trending Lower with Slow Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Deliveries were light and the market is trending lower. Interest from the commercial shellers and accumulators for domestic trading is moderate to slow, while the export and retail gift-pack businesses are slow. Some offerings have gone into cold storage to

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Georgia Pecans: Yields Estimated Between 90-100 Mln Pounds

Georgia Pecans: Yields Estimated Between 90-100 Mln Pounds

👤By Clint Thompson, University of Georgia Extension News Editor 🕔Jan 17, 2018

Hurricane Irma, downgraded to a tropical storm when it entered the state, damaged about 30 percent of Georgia’s pecan crop, and the storm’s effects could linger into next growing season, according to University of Georgia Cooperative Extension pecan specialist Lenny

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Western Region Pecans: Good Demand as Harvest Continues

Western Region Pecans: Good Demand as Harvest Continues

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 10, 2018

Deliveries by growers to delivery points of Improved varieties were light. Demand was fairly good for good quality pecans. Harvesting is expected to remain steady during the next one to two weeks, with harvesting continuing through most of the month.

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Texas Pecans: Demand Good but Quality Variable

Texas Pecans: Demand Good but Quality Variable

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 10, 2018

Deliveries by growers to delivery points were light. Demand was fairly good for good quality pecans. Natives are currently being harvested. Harvesting is expected to remain light. Harvested quality has been variable. Demand was fairly good for the retail and

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Oklahoma Pecans: Deliveries Pick Up with Good Demand

Oklahoma Pecans: Deliveries Pick Up with Good Demand

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 10, 2018

Deliveries by growers mostly light early this week but turned moderate to active from mid-week on. Pecan harvesting is virtually finished statewide. Demand was fairly good for good quality Seedlings, very light for low grading offerings. Sheller interest was extremely

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Louisiana Pecans: Steady Prices, Light Deliveries

Louisiana Pecans: Steady Prices, Light Deliveries

👤From USDA 🕔Jan 10, 2018

Very light deliveries this week. Prices are about steady. Most of the sales are sold as retail off the farm. The weather forecast for the week shows rather mild temperatures with rain expected on Thursday through Friday and cold temps

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