Deliveries by growers to buying points was very light. Harvest is nearing completion for the season. Demand was moderate.
The preliminary National Agricultural Statistics Service report for the 2019 season reports that Oklahoma produced 19,800,000 pounds of pecans (15,940,000 Natives/Seedlings, 3,960,000 Improved varieties).
The weather forecast this week calls for high temperatures from the upper 30s to the low 70s and low temperatures from the mid-20s to the low 50s. There is a 90-100 percent chance of precipitation on Tuesday, January 28, and a 0-10 percent chance of precipitation the rest of the week.
Prices paid to growers (from noon Tuesday, January 21, 2020 through noon Tuesday, January 28, 2020) 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 in lots of 20,000 pounds or less unless otherwise stated.
- Natives/Seedlings (deliveries very light) yard tree lots 90-110 occasional higher and lower