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Pecan Country News – Summer 2016

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.

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April is National Pecan Month

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.

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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 …

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Pecans are high in healthy unsaturated fat that can lower total blood cholesterol and preserve high-density lipoproteins (HDL) or “good” cholesterol.

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Survey: More Americans Can Benefit from Pecan Diet

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 […]

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