September 25, 2018
Pecan 101 Workshop
Noble Research Institute
2510 Sam Noble Parkway
Ardmore, OK 73401
9 am - 4 pm
$25, includes lunch
Pecan 101 will teach the basic management skills you need to become a successful pecan orchard manager or hobby pecan farmer.
This workshop will provide information on what to consider before planting an orchard as well as how to manage pecan tree production and market pecans.
What you will learn:
- Fertilization needs for pecan production.
- Control of pests in the orchard.
- Orchard design.
- Tree spacing and planting.
- Overview of equipment for pecan tree management.
- Options for large and small operations.
- Cultivar selection.
Ways you will learn:
- Handouts and resources.
Who should attend:
- New and future pecan orchard managers.
- Small- and large-operation pecan orchard managers who need more information on basic planning and management.
- Hobby pecan farmers.