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Pecans : the story in a nutshell

Author: Jane Manaster
Publisher: Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, ©2008.
Series: Grover E. Murray studies in the American Southwest.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Brief exploration of the natural history, cultivation, and uses of pecans, both nut and tree. Also describes life cycle, predators and diseases, species development, and commercial expansion. Includes recipes for pralines, pecan logs, roast and candied pecans, and pecan pie"--Provided by publisher.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Manaster, Jane.
Pecans.
Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, ©2008
(OCoLC)761294237
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Manaster
ISBN: 9780896726406 0896726401
OCLC Number: 233939861
Notes: Previously published as: The pecan tree. 1994.
Description: 104 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), 1 map ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction and Range 1 --
Botanical Niche 7 --
History 13 --
Cultivation and Improvement 23 --
Texas: A Case Study 40 --
Orchards 52 --
Animal Predators 60 --
The Pecan Industry 67 --
Nutrition 77.
Series Title: Grover E. Murray studies in the American Southwest.
Other Titles: Pecan tree
Responsibility: Jane Manaster.

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Travel just about anywhere in the southern United States, and you will find pecan trees. The nut too hard to crack by hand the derivation of the pecans Algonquian name is one of the most successful  Read more...

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