Business Tips For Selling Your Home-Grown Pecans

Business Tips For Selling Your Home-Grown Pecans

Pecan nuts are a popular snack that people often use in cooking. They are good for the heart and help to improve the digestive system. These nuts may also aid weight loss efforts, lower inflammation in the body, and even boost the immune system. With many benefits...
How to Know if Your Pecan Tree Is Healthy

How to Know if Your Pecan Tree Is Healthy

If you have pecan trees, do you know how to evaluate their health? Do you know the signs and symptoms of a problem?  Currently, there are thousands of mature pecan trees across the country; however, without proper care, groupings of these trees can become sparse,...
Best Time to Plant Pecan Trees (& Other Tips)

Best Time to Plant Pecan Trees (& Other Tips)

Pecan trees are an excellent addition to your garden. They protect your home from the heat in the summer and cold in the winter, provide shade, and produce food. Plus, a well-kept pecan tree simply looks great on your property. With so many reasons to choose pecan...
The History of Pecan Pie

The History of Pecan Pie

Pecan pie is a favorite throughout the South, but it’s also beloved by people across the country and throughout the world. Gourmet chefs now consider this delicious dessert to be a delicacy that should not be missed.  Let’s break down its history and how it...
Most Beneficial Ways to Use Pecan Oil

Most Beneficial Ways to Use Pecan Oil

You’ve probably used olive oil or peanut butter hundreds of times. But what about pecan oil? Pecan oil is made from extracting the natural essential oils held by pecans which can be cold- or hot-pressed. Just like other nut oils, it’s been gaining popularity in recent...
5 Steps To Prepare for Pecan Season

5 Steps To Prepare for Pecan Season

Pecan trees are a native tree to the Mississippi floodplain, which explains why they frequent Southern landscapes, not to mention famous Southern dishes like sweet potato casserole and pecan pie. But, like other tree nuts, pecans are not available year-round! What...
Top Uses for Pecans (Besides Pie!)

Top Uses for Pecans (Besides Pie!)

Are pecans something you have on-hand in your kitchen, or something you only buy before Thanksgiving? According to a national survey, 54% of Americans are unaware that pecans are a healthy food option – perhaps because they associate pecans with pecan pie. In fact,...
Most Prosperous Species of Pecan Trees

Most Prosperous Species of Pecan Trees

When it comes to finding the perfect, most prosperous pecan tree, there’s a lot more to consider than just the species. While species can play a role in overall adaptability to your soil, nut bearing types, pollination types and so much more can impact your harvest....
Pecan Tree Planting Tips & Tricks

Pecan Tree Planting Tips & Tricks

Able to grow and produce nuts for almost 200 years, Pecan Trees are a typically durable species. However, they do have growth stipulations and requirements to ensure a bounty harvest and a happy tree. As pecan trees provide so many ample benefits to your property,...
4 Delicious Pecan Dessert Recipes for the Holidays

4 Delicious Pecan Dessert Recipes for the Holidays

It’s holiday season once again! What comes with the holiday season is holiday themed desserts! Here at the Georgia Pecan Nursery, we are all about pecan pies, cakes and more. The more pecan, the better! Festive Pecan Desserts always go over well at any holiday...