Hurricanes decimate Gulf Coast pecans

Langcuster, Jim
November 2005
Southeast Farm Press;11/16/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 26, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that two years worth of highly destructive hurricanes have decimated pecan orchards along Alabama's Gulf Coast in 2005. Yet, that's only half the bad news. Trees located farther north that avoided the worst damage have been affected by other stress factors, resulting in nuts that are either of poor quality or entirely worthless.


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