The bulk of this year’s pecan harvest is completed. Clean-up harvesting will continue as weather and conditions allow. A severe winter storm is forecast for portions of western and central Oklahoma this week.
Deliveries by growers to buying points remain extremely light. Demand was moderate to good. Low quality and weather damaged offerings continue being offered but demand for these is very light. Most of this year’s high quality Improved and Native pecans varieties have moved directly to retail trade.
The weather forecast this week calling for highs in mid 50s to mid 30s and lows in low 40s to upper teens.
Prices paid to growers (noon Tuesday, November 27, 2018 to noon Tuesday, December 04, 2018) at buyers delivery points or F.O.B. the orchard including direct sales to end users, cents per pound, in-shell of generally good quality in lots of 20,000 pounds or less unless otherwise stated.
- Natives/Seedlings (deliveries very light) yard tree lots 60-75.