A Year of Unstoppable Success

As we wrap up the year, we want to extend a massive shout-out to the incredible individuals who make South Georgia Pecan’s Eastern and Western production facilities the powerhouses of success they are!


🌟 To the Western Facility Team:

A heartfelt appreciation goes out to the dedicated members of the Western Facility Team for their invaluable contributions in successfully setting up our new plant. Your tireless efforts, unwavering commitment, and exceptional teamwork have played a pivotal role in turning this vision into a reality. From overcoming challenges to ensuring precision in every detail, your dedication has not only streamlined our operations but has also set the stage for future successes. The success of this new venture is a testament to your expertise, resilience, and collaborative spirit. Thank you for embodying the spirit of excellence and for being instrumental in this significant milestone for South Georgia Pecan.

To the Eastern Facility Team:

🌟  Your passion and determination have been the cornerstone of our achievements. The challenges you’ve overcome and the milestones you’ve achieved showcase your exceptional skills and teamwork. We are incredibly proud to have you as part of the SGP family.

Looking Forward to a Year of Even Greater Success!

As we embark on a new year, let’s carry the momentum forward. Your efforts have laid a strong foundation for the future, and we’re excited about the incredible things we’ll achieve together in the coming year. Your commitment to our shared goals is truly commendable.

🌟 Here’s to a Year Full of Success, Growth, and New Achievements! 🌟

May your dedication continue to shine, and may the coming year be filled with even more opportunities for personal and professional triumphs. Your contributions are invaluable, and we can’t wait to see the remarkable heights we’ll reach together.

Thank you for being the driving force behind South Georgia Pecan’s legacy of excellence!

SER at Vegas Supply Side West 2023

Southeastern Reduction Company Vice President, John Nizio, and Greg Brunson, Plant Manager, are creating quite a buzz at the Vegas Supply Side West show! They’ve been working tirelessly to forge valuable connections and the results are impressive – our team is engaging with numerous new clients and securing a wealth of exciting new business opportunities. With their expertise and dedication, we’re taking significant steps toward growth and success in the industry. The future looks bright, and we couldn’t be more thrilled about the prospects that lie ahead. They are located in booth Booth 2169🌟🤝💼

🌟 Exciting News from Vegas Supply Side West! 🌟

We’re thrilled to share some fantastic updates from the recent Vegas Supply Side West show, where our dedicated team has been making waves and forging valuable connections. Let’s meet the dynamic duo leading the charge:

🔹 Greg Brunson – Plant Manager 🔹

Greg Brunson, our Plant Manager, has been instrumental in showcasing our company’s capabilities and commitment to excellence. With his extensive knowledge of our operations and an unwavering dedication to quality, Greg has been captivating potential clients with our top-notch products and services.

🔹 John Nizio – Vice President of SER 🔹

John Nizio, our Vice President of SER (Southeastern Reduction Company), brings a wealth of experience to the table. His strategic vision and leadership have been pivotal in charting the course for our company’s success. John’s passion for innovation and growth has resonated with attendees at the Supply Side West show.

Together, Greg and John are a powerhouse team that’s turning heads and leaving a lasting impression in Vegas. Here’s what’s been happening:

🌐 Networking Galore: Greg and John have been engaging with an array of potential clients, industry leaders, and experts in the field. Their personable approach and expertise have been key in building lasting relationships.

🚀 Business Expansion: The buzz around our company’s offerings is generating substantial interest. We’re thrilled to announce that we’re not only meeting new clients but also securing exciting new business opportunities.

💡 Innovation and Collaboration: Our team is exploring new horizons in the industry. Greg and John are spearheading discussions on innovative solutions, sustainable practices, and collaborative ventures.

🎉 The Future Looks Bright: The momentum from Vegas Supply Side West is propelling us forward, and we can’t wait to see what the future holds. Our commitment to excellence, quality, and growth remains unwavering.

Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to make strides in the industry. The journey is just beginning, and we’re excited to have you along for the ride! 💼🌱 #SupplySideWest #Innovation #BusinessGrowth #TeamWork

The Southeastern Reduction Company is a South Georgia Pecan division that process the unique fiber surrounding the pecan meats and shell.

Pecan shells, the hard outer layer that surrounds the edible pecan meat, have various  benefits and uses.

To learn more visit: https://www.pecanshellflour.com/

#SupplySideWest #sgp #pecanshell #pecanfiber #pecanflour #BusinessGrowth

Anuga 2023

Anuga 2023, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious trade fairs for the food and beverage industry, witnessed the remarkable contributions of South Georgia Pecan’s experts, Garrett Ferguson and Mackey Sauls. This duo played a pivotal role in not only showcasing the company’s commitment to quality and innovation but also in fostering valuable relationships and insights at this illustrious event.

Garrett’s insights resonated with the audience, emphasizing the significance of tradition, quality, and innovation that South Georgia Pecan represents.

Mackey Sauls, on the other hand, brought a fresh perspective to the table, showcasing the company’s adaptability and readiness to meet the ever-evolving needs of the market. The exchange of ideas and experiences at Anuga 2023 will undoubtedly contribute to a bounteous pecan year and further reinforce the company’s position as a leader in the pecan industry.

As South Georgia Pecan continues to uphold its brand ideal of “A Proven Legacy,” Garrett Ferguson and Mackey Sauls’ contributions at Anuga 2023 exemplified the company’s commitment to tradition, quality, and innovation. Their presence and insights at this esteemed event were a testament to the company’s enduring heritage and unwavering dedication to excellence in the world of pecans.

Our CEO Jeff Worn presented our vision, mission and values.

Over the last two days our CEO Jeff Worn presented our vision, mission and values statement that guides our work and culture. We could not be more proud of our team and what they do daily to create the best quality pecans for the greatest value to our farmers and customers.

CEO Jeff Worn presents company values to employees in Valdosta, GA.


Jeff reviewed each point of our work values ​​with all employees at both production plants in Valdosta, GA and El Paso, TX.

He also expressed his gratitude and excitement for this new stage in the South Georgia Pecan story.

CEO Jeff Worn presents company values to employees in El Paso, TX.


SGP Vision:

  • Is to be the tree nut handler of choice by our customers and Team Members.

SGP Mission:

  • Is to achieve our vision by exceeding our customers’ expectations through continuous improvement by empowered teams.

SGP Principles that guide our WORK:

  1. We satisfy our customers’ needs with everything we do.
  2. We produce SAFE QUALITY FOOD with everything we do.
  3. We recognize our suppliers as partners in our success.
  4. We continuously improve our products, processes, and services through honest continuity across sales, operations and accounting.  
  5. We investigate and react quickly to problem situations.
  6. We analyze problems down to the root cause to achieve permanent solutions.
  7. We use facts and data to analyze and solve problems.
  8. We hold cleanliness, orderliness, and arrangement at the foundations of control and improvement to produce safe food.
  9. We do work on time and in time.
  10. We maintain our competitive edge by our “no safety net” mentality.

SGP Principles that guide our CULTURE:

  1. We treat one another with dignity, trust, and respect.
  2. We are all part of the same team.
  3. We maintain open and honest communications, describing the true facts.
  4. We demand participation to maximize ownership of decisions.
  5. We listen while others are speaking.
  6. We make factual data our common language, minimizing opinions.
  7. We pursue our goals with a healthy sense of urgency.
  8. We recognize and celebrate improvements.
  9. We acknowledge both creativity and control as essential parts of our operation.
  10. We recognize that the South Georgia Pecan family members, shareholders, and our community are partners in our success.