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Started my winter job today
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PECAN SAM    Posted 11-02-2003 at 00:15:40       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Hay baling about over,started gathering PECANS
today sure need a shower,getting dusty
looks like a good crop.


deadcarp-pecans?    Posted 11-02-2003 at 05:55:44       [Reply]  [No Email]
already? heck i thought they were a springtime job - my buddy brings sackfuls back from brownsville - oh they're good fresh :)


Old Sarge    Posted 11-02-2003 at 06:07:14       [Reply]  [Send Email]
Naw that's why I can't get an answer from my BIL. He's out harvesting Pecans for the next month or so. Only got bout 300 acres or so. Then it's starting the new seeds, then repot the nursery stock, then get ready for shipping season, then get ready for irrigation season, then set down till time to thrashing time again.

He founded the L-Bar Nut farm about 40 years ago. Started with a piece of land Daddy bought him next door, then bought Dad out now it's all 1. He has a web site too.


Sid    Posted 11-02-2003 at 06:34:13       [Reply]  [No Email]
Lasy year I really enjoyed the posts on here about the ice harvest and maple sap gathering and such. Would you see if your BIL would mind if you posted his web site on here?


Okie    Posted 11-02-2003 at 03:56:26       [Reply]  [No Email]
Ever tried brush hogging or mowing to keep down grass and weeds befor the pecans fall? Sure makes for easier picking.


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