El Blog de Fantasía de Comida de Nuez de Karin Davidson

Nuestro blog presenta todas las recetas ganadoras del concurso de fantasía de comida de nuez.

El Concurso de Fantasía de Comida de Nuez de Karin Davidson

¡La batalla de la mejor receta de nuez está en marcha! Únase a nosotros el 7 de Marzo. Envíos de entrada de 9am a mediodía.

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WPGA está buscando un estudiante de agricultura interesado en el cultivo de las pacanas.

¡Lo que ofrecemos!

Conferencia

Las fechas de la conferencia WPGA son del 7 al 9 de marzo. La conferencia describe la investigación más reciente sobre las nueces, la actualización de la última tecnología y los créditos educativos en curso para los productores de nueces. La conferencia también presenta una feria comercial de equipos dirigida a la industria de las nueces.

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El Concurso de Fantasía de Comida de Nuez de Karin Davidson

¿Tienes un plato de nuez que todos deliran? Si es así, Pecan Food Fantasy es un concurso con usted y su plato en mente. Los ganadores recibirán un premio en efectivo y la oportunidad de presentar su increíble plato en el blog Pecan Food Fantasy de Karin Davidson en nuestro sitio.

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Western Pecan Growers Association se estableció en 1966. Nuestra misión es promover y desarrollar una próspera industria de nueces en el suroeste. Celebramos una conferencia anual y una feria comercial el primer domingo de marzo.

Western Pecan Growers Association

Registro para la Conferencia 2021

Desde el nacimiento de la Western Pecan Growers Association en 1966, nos hemos esforzado por promover y desarrollar una próspera industria de la nuez en el suroeste. Hoy nos enorgullece ser conocidos por nuestra conferencia anual y feria comercial que presenta las últimas innovaciones, mercadotecnia e investigación relacionadas con las nueces.

Registro para Participantes

Registro Tardío

Se reanuda el 1 de marzo de 2021 a las 12 p.m.

Detalles

Después de la fecha límite, la inscripción se reanudará en la conferencia.

Tarifas de Inscripción Para Miembros
Persona soltera (admite uno a la conferencia) $250.00

Unifamiliar / Propietario único- (Admite dos a la conferencia)

$300.00

Etiqueta de Nombre Adicionales

$100.00 c/u.

Corporativo (Admite cuatro a la conferencia)

$500.00

Investigador / Educador / Estudiante

$100.00 c/u.

WPGA Membresía Sin Admisión a la conferencia.

$125.00

 

Todos los miembros de WPGA recibirán una suscripción a PECAN SOUTH MAGAZINE, PACIFIC NUT PRODUCER, y GEORIA PECAN GROWER MAGAZINES.

Horario

Domingo, el 7 de Marzo

E

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9am – 12pm

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Envíos de entrada para El Concurso de Fantasía de Comida de Nuez se realizará en El Salón de San Augustin

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12pm – 4pm

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El registro de la conferencia se realizará en el recibidor del hotel.

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1pm – 2pm

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Reunión de la Federación Nacional de Pacanas 

Salón de Cimarron

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1pm – 5pm

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Equipment & Trade Show​

Cuarto de Avenida, Cuarto de San Rafael, y en el Estacionamiento del Este

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4pm – 5pm

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Reunión del Consejo de Productores de Nueces de los Estados Unidos

Salón de Cimarron room

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1pm – 5pm

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Reunión del grupo de entomología

Salón de Cimarron room

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4:pm – 6pm

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Bienvenido a la recepción de la conferencia WPGA, en Azul Lounge & Bar

 

Lunes, el 8 de Marzo
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7:30am – 5pm
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Registro Hotel Lobby
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8am – 5pm

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quipamiento y Comercio

El Cuarto de Avenida, Cuarto de San Rafael, & Estacionamiento Este

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9am -12:am

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Programa educativo Sesión matinal

Salón San Andres ​

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Moderador:
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Mr. Jeff Anderson
DOÑA Ann County Extension Agriculture Agent New Mexico State University Las Cruces, New Mexico
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9:00 – 9:10 a.m.

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Welcome Mr. Craig Ivey WPGA President

Tornillo, TX

el San Andres​

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9:10 – 9:30 a.m.

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Opening Address
: What do innovations in plant sciences have to do with orchard management?

Dr. Rolston St. Hilaire
Department Head/Interim Department Head Regents Professor
Plant and Environmental Sciences/ Extension Plant Sciences Departments
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM

San Andres Ballroom​

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9:30 – 10:a.m.

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Update on Rootstock Study

Dr. Jim Walworth Extension Soils Specialist
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

San Andres Ballroom​

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10:00 – 10:30 a.m.

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Pecan Genetic Improvement

Dr. Jennifer Randall Plant Molecular Biologist New Mexico State University Las Cruces, NM

San Andres Ballroom​

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10:30 – 11:00 a.m.
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Break – Coffee & Desserts

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11:00 – 11:30 a.m.

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History and Future of Glyphosate

Dr. Leslie Beck Extension Weed Specialist
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM

San Andres Ballroom​

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11:30 – 
12:p.m.

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Herbicide Injury and Recovery in Pecan

Dr. Lenny Wells Extension Pecan Specialist
University of Georgia
Tifton, GA

San Andres Ballroom​

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12:a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
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Sponsored Lunch​

East Parking Lot
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Afternoon Session
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Moderador:

Mr. Orlando Flores El Paso County Extension Agent –Agriculture & Natural Resources Texas A&M AgriLife Extension El Paso, TX

San Andres Ballroom​

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1:30 – 2:p.m.

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Drip Irrigation Studies (Student Research)
Mr. Curt Pierce Graduate Student New Mexico State University

San Andres Ballroom​

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2:00 – 2:30 p.m.

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Dealing with Sticktights in our Orchards: Causes and Potential Solutions

Dr. Charles Rohla Pecan and Specialty Agriculture Systems Manager Noble Research Institute
Ardmore, OK

San Andres Ballroom​

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2:30 – 3:p.m.

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Hear no Weevil, See no Weevil

Ms. Tiffany Johnson
Invasive Pest
Program Specialist
New Mexico
Department of Agriculture
Las Cruces, NM

&

Mr. Patrick Dudley
Coordinator for Agriculture
Commodity Boards and Producer Relations Texas
Department of Agriculture
Austin, TX

San Andres Ballroom​

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3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
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Break – Coffee & Desserts

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3:30– 4:00 p.m.

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The Potential for a Pecan Market in India???

Mr. Jason New Director of the Marketing and Development Division (former International Trade Specialist)
New Mexico Department of Agriculture
Las Cruces, NM

San Andres Ballroom​

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4:00 – 4:15 p.m.

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India Tariffs Meeting in DC 

Mr. Jacob Arnold
WPGA Board Member/Grower
Las Cruces, NM

San Andres Ballroom​

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4:15 – 4:45 p.m.

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Update from US Pecan Growers Council
Mr. Brad Ellis President/Grower US Pecan Growers Council
Vienna, GA

&

Ms. Janice Dees
Executive Director US Pecan Growers Council
Tifton, GA

el Salón San Andres​

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4:45 – 5:15 p.m.

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Actualización del American Pecan Councill

Mr. Alex Ott Executive Director
American Pecan Council
Fort Worth, TX

San Andres Ballroom​

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6pm – 7pm
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Social Hour

Azul Lounge & Bar
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7pm – 10pm

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WPGA Banquet and Auction

San Andres Ballroom​

Martes, el 9 de Marzo
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8am-12pm
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Registration
Hotel Lobby
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8am-11am

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Equipment & Trade Show​

Avenida room, San Rafael room, & East Parking lot

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8am-10am

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Programa Educativo Sesión Final

El Salón San Andres​

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8am-10:30am

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Equipamiento y Comercio

El Cuarto de Avenida, Cuarto de San Rafael, & Estacionamiento Este

Moderador:

Dr. Richard Heerema Extension Pecan Specialist New Mexico State University Las Cruces, NM

8:30 –9:00 a.m.

Leaf, Soil, and Irrigation Water Sampling: Dos and Don’ts

Mr. Joshua Sherman Extension Area Agent University of Arizona Willcox, AZ

9:00 –10:00 a.m.

Update from the State Pecan Grower Associations

West Texas—Mary Elizabeth Santos New Mexico—Phillip Arnold Arizona—Harold Payne California—Mark Hendrixson

10:00– 10:30 a.m.

Descanso: Café / Postres
el salón San Rafael

 

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10:30am-11am

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WPGA Junta General

President :Craig Ivy

El Salón San Andres​

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11am-11:30am

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Damage and Recovery from Hurricane Michael

Mr. Brent Brinkley
Georgia Pecan Growers Association President (Tifton, GA) Pecan Grower (Mitchell County, GA)

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11:30 a.m.–noon

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Panel de Productores – Operaciones de Cosecha

Moderador: Dr. Richard Heerema
Extension Pecan Specialist New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM

El Salón San Andres​

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Grower Panelists:

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Mr. Adam Spilsbury

Daybreak Pecans Eloy, AZ

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Mr. Isaiah
Ulmer

Ulmer Inc.
Canutillo, TX

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Mr. Garry Vance

G & G Farms
Corning, CA

 

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Mr. Brycen Salopek

Quail Hollow Farms
Las Cruces, NM

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Adjourn
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Please return your name badges and have a Safe Trip Home!

 

 

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La conferencia anual y la feria comercial de la Asociación de Productores de Nueces del Oeste presenta las últimas innovaciones y tecnología relacionadas con las nueces. Si desea presentar sus productos en nuestra conferencia, complete nuestro formulario de solicitud de invitación de proveedores.

Registro para Vendedores

Inscripción Abiert

1 de Diciembre de 2020 – 31 de Enero de 2021 a las 12:00 a.m. MST

Detalles

El registro de vendedores se realiza solo por invitación.

Tarifas de Registro para Vendedores

Los Puestos de exhibición interior

$500.00

Los Puestos de Exhibición Interior adicionales

$450.00

Electricidad Para los Puestos

$25.00 c/u.

Puestos de Equipamiento Exterior

$600.00

Los Puestos de Equipamiento Exterior Adicionales

$550.00 c/u.

Combinación de Un Puesto de Equipamiento Exterior Mas UPuesto de Exhibición Interior (Electricidad esta Incluido)

$1000.00

WPGA Membresía

$125.00

Boletos Adicionales Para el Banquete

$35.00 c/u.

Etiqueta de Nombre Adicionales

$50.00 c/u.

Solicitud de Invitación de Vendedores

1 de Diciembre de 2020 – 31 de Enero de 2021 a las 12:00 a.m. MST

Detalles

El registro de vendedores se realiza solo por invitación. Si desea ser considerado para nuestra línea de proveedores, complete el formulario de solicitud de invitación.

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Hotel Encanto

705 S Telshor Blvd.
Las Cruces, NM

575-522-4300

Tarifas de alojamiento en hotel para miembros de WPGA.
Fechas de reserva abierta: Jueves 4 de Marzo a Jueves 9 de Marzo de 2021

Hotel Accommodations Details

Hotel Encanto is proud to be the host hotel for Western Pecan Growers Association Conference!

Thursday, February 27, 2020-Thursday, March 5, 2020

Guest Room Rate: $115.00 Single (1 person, King Bed) $115.00 Double (2 people, King Bed) $115.00 Twin/Double (2 – 4 people, 2 Double Beds).  Rate is exclusive of 13.3125% occupancy tax & $2.50 surcharge).

Subject to availability group members may extend their stay up to 2 days prior and 2 days after the official meeting dates, at your special rate by calling our local reservations department, Monday through Friday, 9am to 5pm at 1-575-522-4300 or 1-866-383-0443.

Reservation Procedures: Reservations may be made at the above rates until 02-06-2020.  After this, the room block will be released and reservations accepted on availability only.

If you are attempting to make your reservation after the above cut-off date call our Reservations Department at (575) 522-4300, Monday-Friday, 9 AM- 4 PM.  Guests must indicate they are with the Western Pecan Growers Association Conference to receive this special rate.  Reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card or a prepayment of one night’s stay and tax 72 hours in advance. 

Cancellation Policy:  24 hours prior to the day of arrival.

Check-In Time:  3 PM

Check-Out Time:  NOON

Restaurant:  Garduno’s open 6 AM-10 PM Lounge:  Azul open 4 PM-2 AM

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APARCAMIENTO PARA LA CONFERENCIA

El estacionamiento para conferencias estará disponible en el centro comercial de Mesilla Valley Mall situado en el Boulevard de Telshor frente al Hotel Encanto. Habrá transportes disponibles desde y hacia estos espacios reservados regularmente..

Si hay algún problema con el servicio de transporte, llame a la recepción del Hotel Encanto al (575) 522-4300.​

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El Concurso de Fantasía de Comida de Nueces

Domingo 7 de Marzo en el Hotel Encanto.

¡Vamos a horneemos algo delicioso con nueces!

Detalles de Concurso

El concurso se llevará a cabo el domingo 7 de marzo en el Hotel Encanto. El registro en línea está actualmente cerrado y se reanudará el viernes 1 de enero de 2021.

El concurso comienza al mediodía. Hasta entonces.

 

Los ganadores serán anunciados en nuestro blog el lunes. 8 de Marzo.

PRIZES & AWARDS

The Karin Davidson Food Fantasy Contest will be judged by food professionals. All participants will receive a certificate of participation when they deliver their entries. Ribbons will be given to the first three places in each category for youth and adult. Cash prizes are also awarded. First Blue Ribbon in all categories youth and adult is $40.00. The best traditional pecan pie in youth and adult is awarded $250.00 (sponsored by Leigh Fox Fletcher and Marge B. Fletcher). Outstanding Adult receives $200.00, and Outstanding Youth receives $100.00. Representatives from Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces will be presenting the 2020 Karin Davidson Food Fantasy Best of Show award of $250.00 at the Monday night banquet. Results will be posted online and available for viewing starting Monday March 2, 2020 by 9 am.

ENTRY RULES & INFORMATION

Entrants may enter all 15 categories, but, only one entry per category. All entries should be delivered on SUNDAY, MARCH 1, 2020 between 9 am and NOON. Deliver to the Hotel Encanto Ballrooms. All entries should be handmade by the entrant, and the food entry MUST CONTAIN PECANS. Exhibitors need to complete a LEGIBLE ENTRY FORM for each entry.  Exhibitors also need to submit a  LEGIBLE RECIPE with each entry. Please put all food on disposable containers because we cannot return platters. Refrigeration is available. Entries and recipes will become the property of WPGA. Questions? Contact: Jennifer Kosnick at pecanfoodfantasy@gmail.com for any Food Fantasy questions. Contact John White at 575.640.7555 if you would like more information about the Western Pecan Growers Conference.

CATEGORIES

ADULT & YOUTH

(AND QUANTITY OF SERVINGS NEEDED FOR ENTRY)

BREADS

Quick Breads. . 1 loaf or 6 muffins

Yeast Bread……… 1 loaf or 6 rolls

CAKES

Un-Iced …………………… 1 cake

Iced ……………………….. 1 cake

CANDY… ……………. 12 pieces

CHEESECAKE ………….. 1 cake

COOKIES

Drop Cookies ……. 12 cookies

Bar Cookies …………… 6 Bars

Other Cookies…… 12 Cookies

DECORATED CUPCAKES

…………………….. 6 cupcakes

OTHER PIES …………….. 1 pie

TARTS ……….. 1 large or 6 Small

TRADITIONAL PECAN PIE 1 Pie

UNUSUAL DESSERT. 6 servings if small; or 1 large (as in cake etc)

GLUTEN FREE BAKED GOOD- (See above for quantities)

(You may enter all 15 categories, but only ONE entry per category.)

Guidelines for Traditional Pecan Pies

Please use the following guidelines if you are entering a traditional pecan pie.

 

Custard (Filling) Ingredients

Be sure your custard (filling) is made from a combination of the following ingredients:

Sugar (Can be white or brown)

Syrup (Can be light or dark; can also be honey or molasses)

Butter or Margarine

Eggs or Egg Substitute

Vanilla or Run (Extract or Flavoring)

Salt

Flour (Optional; may or may not include flour)

 

Pastry (Crust) Ingredients

Be sure your pastry (Crust) is made from the following items.

Flour

Shortening, Margarine, Butter or Oil

Salt

Water or Milk

Sugar (Optional; may or may not include sugar)

Vinegar (Optional; may or may not include vinegar)

 

Don’t forget! Put your entries into disposable containers. We cannot return containers.

 

For further Information, Contact: Jenni Kosnick Hart 575-644-5393

All entries & recipes become the property of Western Pecan Growers Association.

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Todos los ganadores y sus recetas aparecerán en nuestro blog de fantasía de comida nueces.

Caliente Snickerdoodles

Submitted by: Debora Juarez 1st Place Drop Cookie- Adult   Ingredients Cookie Layers 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tsp. vanilla 1 1/2 cup flour 3/4 cup dark chocolate cocoa powder 1 tsp. baking powder   Filling 6 Tbsp. butter 6 Tbsp. brown...

Upside Down Pecan Cake

Submitted by: Ella Gamache 1st Place Un-Iced Cake- Youth   Ingredients • 1 cup unsalted butter, divided • 1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar • 1/4 cup light corn syrup • 1/4 teaspoon salt • 1 cup coarsely chopped pecans • 1 box butter flavored cake mix • 3 large...

Chocolate Pecan Bars

Submitted by: Abby Eden 1st Place Bar Cookie- Adult   Ingredients Cookie Layers 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1 tsp. vanilla 1 1/2 cup flour 3/4 cup dark chocolate cocoa powder 1 tsp. baking powder   Filling 6 Tbsp. butter 6 Tbsp. brown sugar 1...

Italian Cream Cake

Submitted by: Elizabeth Gravenstein 1st Place Iced Cakes- Youth Servings : 12 Author : Melissa Sperka Ingredients 2 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 cup salted butter softened 1 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup light brown sugar 2 tsp...

Carmelitas Carmelas Chocolate Rojo

Submitted by: Sana Handley 1st Place Candy- Adult ½ cup shortening ½ cup sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 ½ cup flour ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt ½ cup chopped pecans 1 ounce package chocolate chips Preheat waffle iron. Spray with non-stick spray. Scoop...

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Carmelitas Carmelas Chocolate Rojo

Submitted by: Sana Handley 1st Place Candy- Adult ½ cup shortening ½ cup sugar ½ cup brown sugar 1 egg 1 tsp vanilla 1 ½ cup flour ½ tsp baking soda ½ tsp salt ½ cup chopped pecans 1 ounce package chocolate chips Preheat waffle iron. Spray with non-stick spray. Scoop...

2020 Pecan Food Fantasy Winners

Best of Show- Other Cookies 240 Debora Juarez  Pecan Delight Macarons Outstanding Adult- Cheesecake 299 Emily Willis Cinnamon Apple & Pecan Cheesecake Outstanding Youth- Unusual Dessert 153 John Turner Chocolate Chip Cookie Waffles 1st Place Traditional Pecan Pie...

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Beca

Los ganadores de las becas se anunciarán en nuestro sitio web y por correo electrónico.

Información y Reglas Sobre la Beca.

Applicants must reside within the WPGA regions of California, Arizona, New Mexico, or West Texas (the area in Texas west of the Pecos River).  Application may be found at westernpecan.org under scholarships.

The scholarship is available to individuals pursuing post-secondary education advancing the interests of the pecan industry, with preference given to Agricultural related degrees and a stated focus on pursuits directly related, and beneficial to the western pecan industry.

Immediate family members of the WPGA Board of Directors are disqualified from applying for or receiving a scholarship from the Western Pecan Growers Association.

It is possible to be awarded up to (2) WPGA scholarships per individual.

Transcripts of high school records to date (for incoming college freshmen) or college transcripts (if already attending), must be submitted.

Successful candidates must have at least a 3.0 scholastic grade point average based on a 4.0 scale.

Decisions will not be based on gender, race, ethnic background, sexual orientation, or cultural and religious backgrounds.

Scholarship award may range from $500-$2500.

Submit your application and supplemental materials by filling out your online application.  Application may be found at westernpecan.org under scholarships or at https://directorwesternpecan.wufoo.com/forms/wpga-scholarship-registrations/.

Applications in their entirety must be received on or beforeFebruary 15, 2020 for the following fall/spring semester.

If you have any questions you may contact us at directorwesternpecan@gmail.com.

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