Pecan Growers Store Pecan Crop for Higher Offers

Pecan Growers Store Pecan Crop for Higher Offers

While pecan growers finish with harvest, the pecan meat market continues upward movement as buyers continue to compete for the limited supply. The last month has been hectic for North American Pecan Sheller’s scrambling to purchase in-shell pecan crop but some growers have decided not to sell…

Second Largest Pecan Producer Disrupts Supply Chain

Second Largest Pecan Producer Disrupts Supply Chain

With pecan harvest in North America moving to the short rows, government restrictions have placed a large portion of the pecan supply under constraints. Growers now concerned it could take more than 4 months to lift the supply chain restrictions…

Texas, and Oklahoma Pecan Crops Coming Up Short

Texas, and Oklahoma Pecan Crops Coming Up Short

Last week we reported on the significant loss of the Louisiana pecan crop due to the adverse weather conditions in August during nut fill stage. Louisiana is predicting around a 50% plus crop reduction for this year. After that report went out, we were inundated with emails from pecan growers in Oklahoma and Texas stating that they too were seeing significant reduction in this year’s pecan crop.

Eastern Pecan Growers Continue to Deal with Damage

Eastern Pecan Growers Continue to Deal with Damage

Pecan growers in the Eastern United States continue to deal with damaged pecans due to the affects tropical storm Irma. As the harvest season continues along in the Southeast, growers in Georgia and Alabama continue to deal with the effects of damaged nuts left behind by tropical storm Irma.

Western Pecan Growers Prepare for Harvest

Western Pecan Growers Prepare for Harvest

Pecan season in the southern United States has gotten well underway for a large majority of the US pecan growers. In the southeastern United States pecan growers with early varieties such as Pawnee (PWN) or Money Maker (MM) started as early as late September to early October. Pecan growers in these regions have completed almost half of their 2017-2018 harvest activities

EU, USA, & Israel Compete For Limited Pecan Supplies

EU, USA, & Israel Compete For Limited Pecan Supplies

As the 2017 – 2018 Pecan Nut harvest is getting well under way in the Eastern half of the US a battle of sorts is taking place behind the scenes. It’s no secret that most of the worlds shelled pecan nuts are consumed by the USA, & the European Union...

Pecan Pieces Market Making Huge Gains

Pecan Pieces Market Making Huge Gains

Export and domestic sales have been increasing in the pecan meat markets for quite some time now. This increased growth in sales has had effects throughout the pecan nut market, for both in-shell pecans and the pecan meat market. As pecan, cold storage supplies dwindle in the US and Mexico, pecan sheller’s say that this year’s harvest just couldn’t come soon enough.

China Pecan Inventories Very Low

China Pecan Inventories Very Low

Every year the Chinese people celebrate the coming of the new year with an annual Spring Festival that rivals any in the world. A large portion of businesses shut down and take leave to enjoy the activates of the New Year celebration. This year marks the year of the Dog, and the Chinese New Year activities begin on February 16, 2018 (China Standard Time) and will last around 15 days.