TriState Conference, Rebecca Melanson

Rebecca Melanson from the Mississippi State University stands before the U.S. Pecan Growers Council slideshow and announces the next speaker.

This year’s educational line-up was organized by Rebecca Melanson, Ph.D., from Mississippi State University. The line-up included talks on pecan breeding, herbicide injury, disease management for scab-resistant varieties, and pecan scab genetics. Researchers from Texas, Georgia and Noble Research Institute all participated.