Bringing a Native Pecan Grove into Commercial Production

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2006: $4,770.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2008
Region: North Central
State: Missouri
Project Coordinator:

Annual Reports


  • Nuts: pecans


  • Crop Production: alternative crop resources
  • Soil Management: soil analysis, soil quality/health

    Proposal summary:

    Revitalizing a native pecan grove and planting grated pecans in order to increase annual agricultural profitability without increasing soil erosion. This project will also demonstrate use of alternative crop resources rather than the traditional soybeans, corn, and wheat production.

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