In 1990 the Arizona Pecan Grower's Association was established and incorporated as a non profit organization, and since then it has been our goal to provide Arizona pecan growers  with the knowledge and resources to promote a healthy pecan growing industry in Arizona. The Arizona Pecan Grower's Association is made up of commercial and family owned orchards throughout the State.



Mission Statement


The Arizona Pecan Grower's Association is dedicated to the Arizona pecan grower's throughout the state and support every individual in the industry by offering annual educational conferences, membership benefits, and the latest scientific-based knowledge on proven methods for growing the healthy pecan nut in Arizona. This association was formed to promote and improve the advancement of the pecan industry in the State of Arizona.


Board of Directors


Harold Payne

Allen Brandt

Mike Harvey, Sr.

Mark Cook

Jared Allred


Honorary Board Members:

Dr. Mike Kilby

Dr. Jim Walworth

Joshua Sherman


Board Members Elections


Election Rules

Elections are held every year at the annual conference. All members have voting rights and can be nominated into positions. The association bylaws are available by request. Please request via email at




A special thanks to our 2019 sponsors:




Arizona Pecan Growers Association Inc.

P.O. Box 7

Sahuarita, AZ 85629

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