Contact     About     Spani     Login/Logout

INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES. LOCAL EXPERTISE.

Trust Nutrien Ag Solutions for access to best-in-class solutions and service to help you lead the field this season and beyond.

 

When Farmers Succeed, Everyone Wins.

From delicious recipes and recent health research to grower and sheller stories and industry news, catch up on the latest articles featuring America’s native nut.

2020 Presentations

The Arizona Pecan Growers Association on-demand video presentations will be available August 27th through September 11th.

Click on the "Watch Now" buttons to navigate to the videos!

Alex Ott

Alex Ott

(American Pecan Council)

________________

UPDATE OF THE AMERICAN PECAN COUNCIL

________________

Alex Ott will be giving an update on how the Council has been securing the future of America's Original Native Supernut.

Dr. Alex Jiahuai Hu

Dr. Alex Hu

(University of Arizona)

________________

Southwest Pecan Disease

________________

Dr. Hu will be covering common southwest pecan diseases and specifically how to identify and treat them. He will also give an update on his ongoing efforts in Arizona pecan disease research.

Dr. Jim Walworth

Dr. Jim Walworth (University of Arizona)

________________

Response of Immature Pecans to Phosphorus Fertilization

________________

World-renowned Dr. Jim Walworth will be addressing new findings in soil & nutrition of pecan in the southwest. He will also be sharing updates in current on-going research of Arizona pecans.

Dr. Jennifer Randall

Dr. Jennifer Randall

(New Mexico State University)

________________

Pecan Genetic Tools Emerging

________________

Dr. Jennifer Randall and her team is making a mark in pecan genetics and embarking on revolutionizing a way for producers and pecan research leaders alike to have tools at their disposal for pecan cultivar selections. She will be giving an update on the progress thus far.

Dr. Richard Heerema

Richard Heerema

(Pecan Specialist New Mexico State University)

________________

Environmental Stress on Pecan Development

 ________________

As the Extension Pecan Specialist, Dr. Richard Heerema's primary interest and responsibility is in the area of Integrated Pecan Orchard Management.

John Caravetta

Dr. Jeremy Weiss

Dr. Jeremy Weiss (University of Arizona)

________________

State of the Climate for Arizona Pecan

________________

Dr. Weiss will be addressing climate, monsoon projections and future considerations in effect of pecan development.

Mark Hendrixson CPGA President

Dari Duval

(University of Arizona Analyst in Agriculture Resource Economics)

________________

Arizona Nut Tree Industry Economy

________________

Dari Duval is presenting a summary of the Arizona nut tree industry economics evaluation project completed in 2019. The project was supported by an Arizona Department of Agriculture Specialty Crops Block Grant her and UArizona Ag Economics team procured.

Dr. Richard Heerema

Josh Sherman

(University of Arizona Extension Commercial Horticulture Agent)

________________

Measuring Water Stress Accurately

________________

Joshua Sherman will be sharing information and demonstrating techniques for measuring water stress in pecan trees.

John Caravetta

John Caravetta

(Director of Plant Services Division, Arizona Department of Agriculture)

Presented by:Josh Shermanz

 ________________

Arizona Pecan Pest Update

________________

John Caravetta is addressing the current state of the Plant Services Division and their efforts in protecting the pecan industry in the southwest. He will also be giving an update on the pecan weevil quarantine program.

Mark Hendrixson CPGA President

Mark Hendrixson

Mark Hendrixson (President of the California Pecan Growers Association)

________________

California Industry Updat

________________

Mr. Hendrixson will be giving an update on the California industry.

Q&A with Presenters

Join us on August 28th between 1PM and 4PM For a presenters Q&A via zoom.

Click on the Button to join on Zoom.

Presenters Q & A Schedule

SQUIRREL
«-«-«-«-«- LEFT OR RIGHT -»-»-»-»-»
IN MOBILE MODE

Time will be announced shortly.

Time

Topic

Presenter

00:00 PM

Response of Immature Pecans to Phosphorus Fertilization

Dr. Jim Walworth

0:00 PM
Environmental Stress on Pecan Development

Richard Heerema

0:00 PM State of the Climate for Arizona Pecan

Dr. Jeremy Weiss

0:00 PM
California Pecan Industry Update

Mark Hendrixson

0:00 PM
Pecan Genetic Tools Emerging

Dr. Jennifer Randall

0:00 PM
Update of The American Pecan Council

Alex Ott

0:00 PM
Southwest Pecan Disease

Dr. Alex Hu

0:00 PM
Measuring Water Stress

Josh Sherman

0:00 PM

Arizona Nut Tree Industry Economy

Dari Duval