So You Want To Grow Pecans

Ardmore, Oklahoma
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
So You Want To Grow Pecans
Tuesday, September 03, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Central Time)

Noble Research Institute Kruse Auditorium
2510 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, Oklahoma 73401
United States

Map and Directions

Fueled by an ever-increasing demand for pecans — the original “supernut” — prices received by growers for improved cultivars and native pecans have increased over the past few years and continue to remain strong. Pecan culture presents unique management challenges due to factors including tree size, nutrient and water requirements, and the need for specialized equipment.

At the end of this seminar, you will have a basic understanding of the various practices used in pecan production.

What You Will Learn:

·         Proper site selection for pecans

·         Pecan variety selection

·         Pecan establishment

·         Soil and plant nutrition management

·         Irrigation management

·         Crop load management

·         Pruning and training pecan trees

·         Insect and disease management

·         Pecan harvest and food safety


















 

Contact Information

  • For more information or to register, visit www.noble.org/events or call 580-223-5810. Preregistration is requested. For other agricultural questions, please call our AgHelpline at 580-224-6500.


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