Tackling Irrigation Challenges for California Growers

April 26, 2019 / Comments Off on Tackling Irrigation Challenges for California Growers
drought

As a California grower, you know better than anyone how challenging and taxing your occupation can be — especially when faced with so many unique issues and regulations. Whether you’re aiming to best address challenging restrictions or combat issues surrounding drought using water conservation systems, it’s imperative that you take […]

The American Heart Association Recommends Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

April 22, 2019 / Comments Off on The American Heart Association Recommends Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
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According to the American Heart Association, eating fresh fruits and vegetables is part of a healthy diet that can help to keep heart disease at bay. It is so beneficial that they have actually deemed the month of June to be National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month. The AHA has […]

How to Create Your Own Pallet Garden

April 17, 2019 / Comments Off on How to Create Your Own Pallet Garden
Pallet Garden With Variety of Ferns and Greenery

What can you grow in a pallet garden? From fruits and veggies to flowers and herbs, the best plants for pallet garden growing are only limited to your imagination! In urban spaces like New York City and Boston, space is at a premium, and more people than ever are choosing […]

Choosing the Safest Pallets for Your Products

April 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Choosing the Safest Pallets for Your Products
The Fruit Growers Supply pallet-manufacturing plant.

Table of Contents Importance of Pallets Product-Pallet Matching Material Wood Plastic Aluminum Size & Design Management Pallets are usually taken for granted, used, and cast aside. However, these silent workhorses are indispensable in moving goods. They are an easy and efficient method to ship commercial goods across the globe. It’s […]

The Importance Of Using Chemical Fertilizers

April 10, 2019 / Comments Off on The Importance Of Using Chemical Fertilizers
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If you’re looking for a way to improve your crop yield, the importance of fertilizer can’t be overstated. Fertilizers provide plants with the nutrients they need to grow and do so immediately — there’s no need to wait to see improvements. The proper use of chemical fertilizers represents one of […]

Why Fruit Wax is so Important When Selling Your Fruit

February 22, 2019 / Comments Off on Why Fruit Wax is so Important When Selling Your Fruit
Fruit waxing machine

According to scientists undertaking research in the topic of edible coatings, “the use of invisible, colorless, odorless, tasteless coatings” are considered one of the most important advances in today’s agricultural industry as it is used to keep foods fresh, safe and tasty for extended periods of time. This is no […]

5 Tips For Selling Your Fruit, For The Novice Orchard Owner

February 22, 2019 / Comments Off on 5 Tips For Selling Your Fruit, For The Novice Orchard Owner
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Table of Contents Selling Fruit Directly to the Public Boost Orchard Sales with Farmer’s Markets Sell to Local Stores Sell Large Quantities Wholesale Sell to Regional Supermarket Chains Use Distributors and Brokers Contact Local and Regional Distributors Selling Fruit Online Attract Local Customers So you’ve bought yourself an orchard, hired […]

5 Agricultural Technologies That Will Help Your Orchard Yield

February 13, 2019 / Comments Off on 5 Agricultural Technologies That Will Help Your Orchard Yield
Fruit Growers Agricultural Technology

Orchard owners here in California are continuously looking for ways to increase yields. Orchard supplies regularly fly off the shelves every season in the cause of better orchard yields. Now, more than ever, that effort is turning to technology. Every area of agriculture, from the type of fruit growing supplies […]

The Benefits of Choosing the Right Corrugated Box Company

January 28, 2019 / Comments Off on The Benefits of Choosing the Right Corrugated Box Company
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Packaging is a vital step in the agricultural industry that determines how produce moves from one location to another. A corrugated box is one of the most widely accepted and broadly used packaging materials in the world. Companies choose corrugated because it is superior and more flexible than other materials. […]

Sunkist Growers and Fruit Growers Supply Company Consolidate Management

September 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Sunkist Growers and Fruit Growers Supply Company Consolidate Management
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