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Why do we sell pecans only through bulk, wholesale channels?

We have found–during our more than 80 years in growing pecans–that there are too many retail channels and they are too specialized. We believe when we focus on Estate Grown Pecans and retailers focus on the unique characteristics of their markets, that all participants in the chain have the opportunity to excel at their core…

Third Party Certification: Proof of Quality and Stability

At Stahmanns, we take pride in being one of the leading pecan farmers in the world. Our success as a family-operated business since 1932 stems from this continuity of ownership and the accompanying stability it provides in our operations. Keep in mind, many of our trees are as old as the farm, and in addition…

What Are Estate Grown Pecans?

Folks frequently ask why Stahmanns uses “Estate Grown” as the company tagline. In fact, estate grown is an increasingly rare business model among pecan growers – you encounter it perhaps more among vineyards than with pecans. The term means that we take care of the entire production process here on our farm. For example, we…

What is the Growing Season for a Pecan Tree Orchard?

Our harvest season usually begins in November and continues through December. The actual start and end times depend on the growing conditions we have had during the previous spring and summer, and harvest sometimes continues into the next year. However, we are operational all year round tending our pecan tree orchard with pruning, disease and…