Pecans for Charity. If you have a pecan tree that has produced more than you can sell or gift to family and friends, did you know that you're local food bank may accept pecans in the shell? Give them a call.
How to Take Care of a Pecan Tree. Pecans are a staple nut in the south of the United States. If you live in a climate similar to one of the southern states, growing pecans can be a good endevor. Pecans thrive in USDA zones six to nine.