Pecan Growing

Would you advise planting of pecans in commercial orchards here? Walnuts

in their proper location constitute some of California's best

improvements. After visiting some bearing paper-shell pecans here in

Fresno county, I believe a pecan orchard of choice variety would be more

desirable than a walnut orchard.

Pecans do well on moist rich land in the interior valleys where there

are sharper temperature changes than in the coast valleys, except

perhaps near the upper coast. Such planting as you propose seems

promising on lands having moisture enough to carry the nuts to full


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