U.S. Pecans Activities

The National Pecan Growers Council launched its first year of promoting U.S. Pecans internationally in 2011, participating in a number of food shows around the world.

U.S. Pecans on mission in Toronto, Canada, January 2011

Participants met with major Canadian nut buyers. The U.S. Pecans team included Janice Dees, James Ditmore, Cindy Wise, Randy Hudson, Putt Wetherbee, Tim Montz, Joe Massey, Bill Goff and Charles Rohla.


U.S. Pecans at Gulfood 2011, Dubai, UAE

Representing U.S. Pecans were James Ditmore, Cindy Wise and Greg Salopek.


U.S. Pecans in New Delhi, India at AAHAR 2011

In March, James Ditmore, Kyle Brookshier and Jeff Worn represented U.S. Pecans at AAHAR in New Delhi.


U.S. Pecans at SIAL Canada, May 2011

Back to Toronto for U.S. Pecans in May. The team included Randy Hudson, Tim Adams and Keith Ellis.


U.S. Pecans at SIAL China, May 2011

May was a busy month for U.S. Pecans. Shortly after the group returned from Toronto, another team set off for Shanghai. Cindy Wise, Bob Whaley, Mike Spradling and Rodney Myers traveled to China for the SIAL event.


U.S. Pecans at ANUGA, Cologne, Germany, October 8-12, 2011

Janice Dees was team leader for this event and was accompanied by George Martin, Helen Watts, Marty Harrell and Phillip Arnold.

U.S. Pecans at Ice Cream China, Oct. 19-21, Tianjin, China

James Ditmore, Blair Krebs, Odie Dollins, Dan Zedan and Glenn Honaker comprised the U.S. Pecans team for this event.

U.S. Pecans at Food Ingredients Europe, Nov. 29 - Dec. 1, Paris, France

Representing U.S. Pecans will be Janice Dees, Dan Zedan, Tommy Hatfield, Louie Salopek and Brad Ellis.

U.S. Pecans at SIAL Paris, Paris, France, Oct. 21-25, 2013

The U.S. Pecans team included Cindy Wise, Blair Krebs, Marty Harrell and Helen Watts.

U.S. Pecans at Fruit Logistica, Berlin, Germany, Feb. 6-8, 2013

The U.S. Pecans team includes Blair Krebs and Sean Hayes.

U.S. Pecans at Gulfood, Dubai, Feb. 25-28, 2013

The U.S. Pecans team includes James Ditmore and Heather Salopek.

U.S. Pecans at Food Ingredients China, March 26-28, 2013

The U.S. Pecans team includes Cindy Wise and Ellen Burkett.

U.S. Pecans at Canadian Produce Marketing Association, April 17-19, 2013

The U.S. Pecans team includes Janice Dees and Blair Krebs.