The Birth of the Pecan Industry

The Birth of the Pecan Industry

The pecan tree, while having roots in the 16th-century migrations to the Americas, was used long before that. Often referred to as a delicacy, the name itself is derived from an Algonquin word for nuts that required a stone to open. There are suggestions that the nut...

What Is A Grafted Pecan Tree?

Grafting a pecan tree is a special technique that helps with variety selection and rapid production. Many farmers know that pecans grown from seeds are not always true to type. Meaning, a pecan produced by a given variety will not produce a tree that’s identical to...
How to Make Your Pecan Tree Produce

How to Make Your Pecan Tree Produce

Pecan Tree Nursery Pecan production is widely popular across the United States, with commercial nurseries in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and many more. As a staple in southern cooking, pecans are quite delectable and boast a variety of health...