Pecans are a great source of nutrition!
Pecans contain the same heart-healthy unsaturated fats that are found in other
nuts, and nearly two decades of research suggests that nuts, including pecans, may help maintain a healthy heart and cholesterol levels. Pecans are also a great source of
vitamins, fiber, protein and are sodium free. Pecan council have launched marketing for the pecan and now will call pecans “THE ORIGINAL SUPER NUT”.
Certain pecans have been designated as heart-healty by the American Heart
Association. For more information, visit ilovepecans.org or
Document provided by: americanpecan.com
National Pecan Shellers Association
The National Pecan Shellers Association has gathered a wealth of information regarding pecans. Visit their site at
www.ilovepecans.org to learn more about pecans and how they can have a significant effect on heart disease and type 2 diabetes. Pecans
contain heart-healthy fats that can aid in lowering cholesterol levels. Pecans also contain multiple vitamins and minerals as well as protein and fiber.
Pecans are also often used when dieting and in weight control when eaten in moderation and combined with a healty diet.
York Pecan Co. is SQF Level II Certified and has a validated HACCP program. Our facility is also a Kosher approved facility.