Author Archives : Pecan Board


The Nomination Process Has Begun

The process to seat the American Pecan Council begins with the nomination of candidates on the official form provided by the USDA.  The forms can be found at the following link: https://www.ams.usda.gov/resources/moforms/pecans Three forms are available: Grower Nomination Form FV-309 (pdf) Sheller Nomination Form FV-310 (pdf) Grower/Sheller Questionnaire and Acceptance […]


American Pecan Board Releases Statement on USDA Initial Recommended Decision on the Federal Marketing Order for Pecans

On October 28, 2015, the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released in the Federal Register its Recommended Decision proposing the issuance of a Federal Marketing Order for Pecans.   The American Pecan Board (APB), the proponent group for the pecan industry, commends the USDA staff for its careful consideration of […]