Deliveries for Improved varieties were insufficient to establish market. Most of the movement is from retail sales and gift pack business. Some growers are awaiting price offers for pecans that had been graded and tested earlier.
Prices paid to growers (late afternoon Tuesday, December 17, 2013 through late afternoon Tuesday, December 31, 2013) at buyers delivery point or F.O.B. the orchard including direct sales to end users, cents per pound in-shell of generally good quality in lots of 20,000 pounds mostly 5,000 or less unless otherwise stated.
- Natives/Seedlings (deliveries very light) machine harvested 40% meat yield or better 90-105 yard tree lots 80