Photo of Dr. Dennis Ring from the 2001 LSU AgCenter Class I Internal Leadership Program

The Legacy of Dr. Dennis Ring

The Texas Pecan Growers Association (TPGA) began at the dawn of the domestication of the pecan (Carya illinoinensis) in 1921 when the commercial pecan industry was in its infancy. Early pecan scientists focused on horticultural matters that established managed orchards and groves. Orchard acreage and production increased over time to catch up as wild pecan...

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