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It’s about time (and pecans)

Time is money. Time flies. Time waits for no one. Time changes everything. Time is running out. Popular sayings about time are abundant because we talk about time a lot. We talk about time a lot because we frequently have one eye on time as we go about life. One year ago, my own time...

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A chart for Net Open Position as of Aug. 31 for the past three crop years. The 2020-2021 crop year ended with the lowest amount of pecans available for sale and reflects a steady decrease in ending Net Open Position number for the past few years.

Pecan Growth for 2020-2021 Crop Year

Every year, the American Pecan Council, as the Federal Marketing Order (FMO) for the U.S. pecan industry, creates a marketing policy statement that includes recaps and projections for the upcoming fiscal year. These marketing policy statements are approved each year during the August Council meeting in preparation for the pecan industry’s new fiscal year beginning...

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