The Western Pecan Growers Association is holding its 52nd annual conference today in sunny Las cruces New Mexico. Growers from all of the surrounding states as well as growers from Mexico, and even as far away as Australia are here to learn more about pecan practices in the area
The Southeastern Pecan Growers Association held its annual meeting to discuss the future of the pecan industry and what strategic steps they will be taking to benefit both the supply side and the demand side of the industry.
On Feb 1, 2018 the global Pecan community learned of the investigation into a Texas based pecan co-op accused of theft. As more growers come forward, authorities now question how big this investigation could get.
As the western pecan harvest draws near completion in the US the eastern pecan growers are busy planting new orchards, and moving trees to new land in an effort to help put a dent in the ever-increasing demand for pecans around the globe.