National Pecan Federation Meets in Texas

National Pecan Federation Meets in Texas

The National Pecan Federation met this week at the Texas Pecan Growers annual meeting in San Marcos Texas. The National Pecan Federation is a group formed to lobby on behalf of US Pecans in Washington D.C.

Texas Pecan Growers Association (TPGA) Meet Next Week

Texas Pecan Growers Association (TPGA) Meet Next Week

The Texas Pecan Growers Association will be holding their annual conference and trade show next week beginning on Sunday July 15, 2018 with meetings ranging from Pecan entomology to the Pecan Federation.

US-China Trade War Results in 47% Tariff on US Pecans

US-China Trade War Results in 47% Tariff on US Pecans

US Pecans, along with other nuts of United States origin, received yet another tariff increase by the Chinese government on Friday July 6, 2018 due to what is quickly becoming the largest trade war in US history.

In-Shell Pecan Prices Attempt to Stabilize in South Africa

In-Shell Pecan Prices Attempt to Stabilize in South Africa

The South African Pecan Market has taken a hit over the past month with huge price swings causing buyers and sellers to use caution or in some case to pull out all together until the market settled.

2018 Native Pecan Crop Expected to be Off

2018 Native Pecan Crop Expected to be Off

The native pecan crop in the US is estimated to make up around 30% of the overall pecan crop. Most of this crop comes from Oklahoma, Texas with small amounts coming from Alabama and Georgia in the form of “yard crop”. Growers have mixed reviews from various locations.