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Synonyms for pecan

tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts

smooth brown oval nut of south central United States

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MAPLE SAUSAGE AND PECAN WAFERS These are a nice take on traditional sausage balls.
Support will include print advertising, on-pack stickers on pecan packages, social media and Schwinn cross-promotional support.
While some host [pecan] resistance is available to reduce the impact of pecan scab, new strains of the pathogen have been able to overcome that resistance," says Bock.
The new system was constructed to Pecan Deluxe's bespoke specifications by Yamato, which has a Yorkshire base, and follows another major investment in a new, dedicated European cold extrusions plant, which ensures that high volume orders are always fulfilled as efficiently and rapidly as possible.
Exposing pecans to pre- and post-harvest environments imposes some risk of contamination.
Our tests show that eating pecans increases the amount of healthy antioxidants in the body," said Ella Haddad, associate professor in the School of Public Health department of nutrition, LLU.
Scott Wright, production manager for Renaissance Specialty Veneer Products, Columbus, IN, sees pecan used in residential furniture, cabinetry and architectural applications.
The hurricanes' wind heaved root systems from the ground, causing pecan trees to topple over," says Tim Brenneman, a plant scientist at the University of Georgia.
Pecan recruited for its courses by sending volunteers to knock on doors on the `no-go area' estates of Gloucester Grove and North Peckham.
Jimmy Anderson, Cowsert's grandfather, founded Anderson Pecan Co.
That a simple object like a pecan can bring back sensations from my past is not a feature unique to my psyche.
That's a sign of spring at pecan orchards across the South and Southwestern United States.
New healthy Georgia Pecan Commission recipe: Avocado, Grapefruit Salad with Grapefruit Vinaigrette and Toasted Georgia Pecans.
THE STATE TREE OF MISSISSIPPI MAY BE THE MAGNOLIA, BUT SURELY THE PECAN TREE WAS A VIABLE CANDIDATE FOR SUCH AN HONOR.
WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 75% of the world's pecan crop is produced in the United States, and researchers and extension specialists from 11 land-grant universities are working together to ensure that pests don't affect crop yield.