How To Care For A Pecan Tree

How To Care For A Pecan Tree

Pecan trees are a wonderful addition to any home or farm. And whether you’re looking for shade, harvest, or anything else from your tree, you want to be sure to take care of it as best you can. After all, what’s the point in making an investment if you aren’t going to...
Why Georgia is the Perfect Place for a Pecan Tree Nursery?

Why Georgia is the Perfect Place for a Pecan Tree Nursery?

Pecan trees are a wonderful addition to any yard, farm, or field. The trees grow big and spread their leaves up to 75 feet across. They are beautiful trees perfect for family estates or long, rolling farm fields. They provide shade, they clean the air, and perhaps...
When Is The Best Time To Plant Pecan Trees?

When Is The Best Time To Plant Pecan Trees?

Adding a tree to your property has many benefits—it looks great, it reduces noise and glare, and if it’s a pecan tree, it produces food. Trees help regulate the temperature in your home by diminishing the effects of the sun in the summer, and cold wind in the winter....
Autumn Pecan Recipes

Autumn Pecan Recipes

Autumn is just around the corner. The leaves will soon be changing colors. Halloween will bring costumed children door-to-door. And before you know it, snow will be flying. What goes better with sweaters and cool nights than some delicious pecan recipes?  That’s...
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...