Local show nutty for Texas pecans

November 20, 2013

A five-county competition revolves around pecans.
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Services offices of Parker, Wise, Palo Pinto, Jack, and Wise Counties will conduct a pecan show Tuesday, Dec. 3.
Exhibitors are limited to one entry of each variety they grow.
Growers may enter seedlings, known hybrids, or natives as they wish.
All entries must detail which county they come from with a minimum of 40 pecans making up an entry – 42 is preferred.

Any pecans sanded, cut, polished, or altered in any way will be disqualified.
The contest will be conducted at the Palo Pinto Extension Office at 221 South 5th in Palo Pinto.
Entries must be in the Palo Pinto office by 9 a.m. Dec. 3.
Winners there will advance to the regional competition at Comanche Dec. 10.
For more information, call the Parker County office at 817-598-6168.

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