Where do I buy trees?

The list of nurseries registered with SAPPA are on the SAPPA website https://www.sappa.za.org/about/nurseries-kwekers/

It is the responsibility of the client to ensure that the trees or service meets their requirements, to assist with this evaluation SAPPA has drawn up a Minimum standard for nursery trees https://www.sappa.za.org/minimum-standards-for-nursery-trees/

All nurseries selling plant material should be registered with the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) to obtain a nursery certificate and registration number.

Please note the SAPPA disclaimer for nursery trees:
It is not possible for the South African Pecan Nut Producers Association (SAPPA) to evaluate the quality of trees and services provided by nurseries that are associated members of SAPPA. It is the responsibility of the client to ensure that the trees or service meets their requirements.

Who will buy the produce?

Producers should contact processors and then agree on prices, payments as well as delivery arrangements.


Where can I buy pecans and pecan products?

Please visit the websites of processors and service providers for detail information regarding the pecan products they have available.



How do I become a member of SAPPA?

To become a member of SAPPA is really easy and will certainly add value.

You will receive regular communications and newsletters from SAPPA. Three editions of the SA Pecan full of interesting and relevant information will be posted to you per year. You will receive notices of meetings and traIning sessions in your area.

Step 1: You must have planted pecan trees or ordered some already

Step 2: Fill in the membership form which you can download here

Step 3: Pay the membership fee of R1000 and R100 (once-off subscription fee)

Step 4: E-mail the completed form and proof of payment to sappa@hortgro.co.za


If you are already delivering nuts and want to become a member of SAPPA, there will be no membership fees as you are paying levies

Just complete this form and e-mail it to sappa@hortgro.co.za

How do I place an advertisement in the SA Pecan?

The SA Pecan have a circulation of  more than 850 and is distributed over the whole of South Africa. This magazine is circulated to all members of SAPPA and this includes producers, processors, nurseries and service providers to the Pecan nut industry


Where do I buy suitable implements?

Visit the section for Service providers on the SAPPA website for relevant information


We encourage you to ask any question you have regarding pecan nut farming by using the “Contact Us” option. We will respond directly to you and may add the question and response to this page.

Indien u enige kommentaar oor vrae en/of antwoorde op die bladsy het, stuur dit asb aan ons deur die “Kontak Ons” opsie te gebruik.