Georgia pecan growers are looking at what could be major losses from Irma. Gary Crawford has more on the story.
Len Wells, University of Georgia Extension Pecan Specialist, says Irma took down quite a few pecan trees. The storm not only created losses for this year’s harvest, but for many years to come.
Len Wells, University of Georgia Extension Pecan Specialist, says many of the pecan trees blown down by Irma were in or entering their peak production age.
Image credit: All images courtesy of University of Georgia Pecan Extension.
(From the U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of Communications)