The Texas Pecan Short Course is an annual, four day training offered by Texas A&M University. The short course teaches pecan orchard managers and prospective pecan growers how to plant, grow, harvest, and market pecans. A harvest equipment demonstration is one of the hands-on activities offered during this training. The following video that provides a quick review of pecan harvest equipment demonstrated at the Texas Pecan Short Course.
Tree shaker used for automated pecan harvest. Credit: Matt Lollar