Georgia
the state that harvested the most acres of pecans — 161K

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture
Additional Information: This is followed by Texas at 138K acres in 2017. Overall, the United States harvested 553K acres of pecans in 2017.
Reference: For more information, read the U.S. Department of Agriculture analysis, "Census of Agriculture." "Census of Agriculture."

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