​​​​​​1700 S. VALLEY DR. LAS CRUCES NM 88005 (575)541-1117 or (575)202-4837


Our history

Hours 8:00AM-4:00PM

Monday thru Friday. 

8AM-4PM Saturday

​Closed Sunday

Open 8-4 Mon-Fri. 8-4 Sat


We have been in the pecan industry since 1989 and have built our business on being fair. Consistent and fair grades are paramount when it comes time to move your product. We'd be glad to grade your lot and offer you a fair price.



Let us help you move your pecans. From 10k lbs to 2M lbs. We can move it.

NO extended terms.

NO adjustments after the fact.

NO games!

NO risk!!


From the many yard lots spread throughout our region; we buy small  yard lot quantities as well as full truck loads.

Yard lots can be taken to 1700 S. Valley Dr. in Las Cruces.

We will be glad to pick up lots of 2,000 lbs or more, just give us a call.


John began his career in the pecan industry as a plant manager for one of the major shellers located in Las Cruces,NM in 1989. He went on to run the twin plants San Saba Pecan and Original Nut House Brands in El Paso for Morven Partners; all the while procuring pecans from some of the major growers in the Mesilla Valley and the surrounding areas. Jesse joined San Saba Pecan in 1997 as the Logistics Manager, and later Original Nut House Brands.  

Zia Pecan Company was founded in 2003 with our primary focus being the inshell pecan market where we are able to provide fast, fair, and efficient sale of your pecan production. We hear it all the time, "this is how things used to be".

In conjunction with wholesale trade of large lots, we purchase small yard lots of inshell pecans at our buying station. The warehouse is located at 1700 S. Valley Dr. in Las Cruces and is managed by our father Jesus and our brother Oscar. We can be reached at the following numbers:

Zia Pecan office:     575-541-1117

Jesus Ortiz direct:   575-202-4837

Oscar Ortiz direct:   575-650-3560

John Ortiz direct:     915-342-8276

​Jesse Ortiz direct:   575-997-7343