Industry Resources


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Natural Disaster Resources



Has your agricultural operation been impacted by a hurricane? Please click the link below provided by USDA. USDA is here to help you prepare for and recover from hurricanes, Tropical Storms, Tropical Depressions, etc. Click the link below:
https://www.farmers.gov/protection-recovery/hurricane

For Hurricane and other Natural Disaster Preparedness, please click the link below to review the pre-recorded webinar:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpMqP170Ea8

Grower Specialty Services

The Pecan Services Guide List will be the best place to look for pecan resources! We have companies who provide everything from custom harvesting to packaging the final product and everything in between. If your company is involved in the pecan industry, you want to be listed on our Pecan Resource page. Sign up today to get your service on the list.


If interested, please download the Pecan Service Form below, fill it out, then email it back to meredith@georgiapeca.org.

Step 1. Download the Pecan Service Form HERE, fill it out, and save the completed form.

Step 2. Return the form via email to: mary@georgiapecan.org

2021 Conference Presentations

Please enjoy our 2021 Annual Conference and Trade Show for your viewing at any time! We would like to extend appreciation to all of our dedicated sponsors and attendees for your unremitting support through this unprecedented time. Our conference would not have been possible without you all!


Educational Resources



2024 Jack Thompson Scholarship Application



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The Georgia Pecan Growers Association is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Scholarship Award in memory of Jack Thompson. Thompson was a leader in the pecan industry for more than 30 years, who worked tirelessly to promote and advance pecans. Since it launched, the scholarship has assisted 20 students in their college pursuits.

GPGA will award up to two (2) scholarships in the amount of $500 for the 2024 Academic Year to deserving upcoming and/or current college students.

The award is open to both rising high school seniors, as well as currently enrolled college students. (Verification of enrollment will be a pre-requisite for receiving funds.)

Georgia Pecan Expert Advice


UGA Pecan Extension Blog

Lenny Wells, UGA, Pecan Specialist
site.extension.uga.edu/pecan

Southeast Georgia Pecan Update

Andrew Sawyer, UGA, Pecan Specialist
January 2024

UGA Pecan Radio Update

Andrew Sawyer, UGA, Pecan Specialist
Listen Now - February 2024

Handling and Storage



Proper storage of pecans preserves the quality and maintains the natural flavor and aroma of the nuts. Pecans should be stored in airtight containers, such as sealed plastic bags, at low temperatures to extend storage life.

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