|Major, 4 Oct 2016|
The shucks of a Major nut split along the suture lines but hardly open up (photo at right). It will take a hard freeze to kill the green shucks before Major nuts are released from the tree.
|Jayhawk, 4 Oct 2016|
Jayhawk and Yates both yield well but their kernels have major defects. Jayhawk kernels are often mottled with light brown spots over the straw-colored nut meats. Yates 68 kernels turn dark quickly after harvest in a fashion similar to Posey.
|Yates 68, 4 Oct 2016|