Archive for the ‘News’ Category
July 19th, 2016 by Diane Jackson
In the Summer 2016 issue of Pecan Country News you will find the “7 Top Pecan Tips-Beyond the Pie” video from the National Pecan Shellers Association.
March 20th, 2016 by Diane Jackson
Think outside the pie and grab a handful of pecans!
With American adults and children snacking more, it’s time to spotlight the natural, healthy, fuss-free pecan.
Another Reason to Love Pecans: The American Heart Association Certifies Pecans As Heart Healthy Food
July 24th, 2012 by Jennifer Stone
Pecans are now designated as heart-healthy when enjoyed as part of a healthy eating pattern by the American Heart Association’s Heart-Check Certification Program …
April 19th, 2012 by Jennifer Stone
Pecans are high in healthy unsaturated fat that can lower total blood cholesterol and preserve high-density lipoproteins (HDL) or “good” cholesterol.
November 1st, 2011 by Jennifer Stone
Health professionals encourage Americans to “Think Outside the Pie” A new survey suggests that pecans are one of nature’s best kept secrets. Although medical research suggests that eating pecans in moderation may reduce the risk of heart disease, 54 percent of Americans are unaware that pecans are good for you. Heart disease is the leading […]