Going nuts over pecans

Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

There is a debate raging with great heat in The Lakeville Journal newsroom at this moment about how to pronounce the word “pecan.”

But something about which there seems to be no debate: Pecans are really good for you. 

The Georgia pecan growers’ association does not shy from hyperbole when speaking of these mighty little bites, calling them “nutrition in a nutshell.”

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