Welcome to the 2014 Texas Pecan Short Course registration site. Please contact Kay Sanders at 979.845.7694 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
LOCATION: The Pecan Short Course will be held at Texas A&M University in Rudder Tower, room 601, located on Joe Routt Boulevard, College Station, TX 77843. Registration check-in will begin at 7:30 am on the 1st floor lobby area of Rudder Tower.
Dates: The workshop begins at 8am on Monday, January 27th, and ends at noon on Friday, January 31st.
Fee: The workshop fee of $150 includes various speakers & topics regarding pecans and the industry. Spouses, CEAs, & Students may register at $50. The workshop will begin at 8:00 am & go to 5:00 pm with an hour for lunch each day. A new updated pecan handbook will be provided with registration. A tour of the pecan orchard at Texas A&M on Thursday afternoon will end with a steak dinner.
Accommodations: If you are interested in lodging, please go to www.visitaggieland.com for hotel listings. Any hotel on University Drive is 1-2 miles from the campus. On request, some hotels will provide a shuttle service to the campus.
RV parking on campus is available and for information and maps go to http://transport.tamu.edu/parking/visitor.aspx - click into RV on left side.
We are also able to offer a limited number of 6 rooms in University Center Guest Suites, located in the MSC at a rate of $169 per night. At approximately 800 square feet, each suite includes a living room, kitchenette, king bedroom and full bath with separate vanity area. Suites feature TAMU Egyptian cotton linens on a Thomasville King-size bed, spacious seating, modern art and soft lighting. In addition, all suites include tech-savvy amenities, including two 42-inch flat panel televisions, complimentary high-speed wireless internet, and an alarm clock with built-in docking station. Parking in the University Center Garage, located directly across from Rudder Tower, is included with the reservation fee.
Parking: Parking is on your own. There is a parking garage directly across the Rudder Tower that you may pay as you come & go. The maximum for all day is $15 and is charged hourly. Please go to http://transport.tamu.edu/parking/visitor.aspx for directions to University Center Garage. This garage is directly across from Rudder Tower.
Lunch: Lunch is on your own and there are several eating establishments in the MSC which is located next to the Rudder Tower.
*Please note that when completing the online registration you will be asked to enter an email address. In order to complete the registration you will be asked to enter a password of your choice and confirm. There are no special parameters for creating the password.