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Which state is the pecan state?

Pecan Production by States
Table 1. U.S. Pecan Production, Season Average Price, and Value
Variety and State Utilized production Value of utilized production
Georgia 83,000 196,200
Louisiana 1,500 1,710
Mississippi 3,800 372

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Besides, what state is known as the Pecan state?


are pecans native to America? The only major tree nut that grows naturally in North America, the pecan is considered the one of the most valuable North American nut species. The name "pecan" is a Native American word of Algonquin origin that was used to describe "all nuts requiring a stone to crack."

Keeping this in view, what US state produces the most pecans?


Where do pecan trees grow best?

Planting sites along southern sides of buildings receive reflected heat and sunlight, making them warmer than outlying areas. Pecan trees grow best in sunny areas with good air movement and deep, porous soil.

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