Staying up to date with the latest technology can be an overwhelming task. Choosing the right field equipment, products, machinery, etc., can have a major impact on your bottom line. In order to make this process easier for you, American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower® magazines’ 2016 Product Guide is filled with information on some of the latest products that can help streamline your production process. From planting to harvesting equipment, there is something for you.
Do you see something you like? The following spotlights have all of the necessary contact information to put you in touch with a representative who can further explain the product at hand. Additionally, on the next consecutive pages is our directory of suppliers in the fruit industry, complete with contact information and a brief company description.
Presenting American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower® magazines’ 2016 Product Guide Directory
2nd Sight Bioscience
704 N. Superior Street
Spokane, WA 99202
- We aim to develop and engineer better ways to grow, maintain, and harvest fruit. Our goal to further automate the agricultural sector, which will improve productivity and crop quality, increase efficiency, decrease labor demands, and cut costs. Our products focus on hand-picked fruit and vegetables destined for the fresh produce market, as well as aerial and ground imaging of orchards and commercial fruit tree nurseries.
A & B Packing Equipment
732 W. St. Joseph St.
Lawrence, MI 49064
- A&B is leading the trade in research and development for the fresh pack industry, and is now turning our attention to processing equipment.
30 Brown Avenue
Dartmouth, NS, Canada, B3B 1X8
- Acadian Seaplants Limited (ASL) is an industry leader in the processing of seaweed-based products for food, biochemical, agricultural and agri-chemical markets worldwide and in the cultivation and processing of unique seaweeds for Asian as well as global food markets.
677 W. Palmdon Dr.
Fresno CA 93704
- Actagro is a premier developer, manufacturer, and marketer of environmentally sustainable soil and plant health technology solutions that enhance value for our customers.
3120 Highwoods Blvd. #100
Raleigh, NC 27604
- Adama (formerly MANA) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of crop protection solutions in the U.S.
Advanced Water Products
14500 Commerce Way
Kerman, CA 93630
- Advanced Water Products has been representing manufacturers of high quality irrigation and fertilizer equipment with major specification efforts since 1991.
2288 Valley Blvd., Pomona, CA 91768
- Each AgFast product has been carefully engineered to serve a specific function in the orchard or vineyard. They are designed for easy field use with a minimum of tools.
Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizers
3055 W. M-21
St. Johns, MI 48879
- Agro-Culture Liquid Fertilizers develops advanced crop fertility products, programs, and recommendations.
8030 Main St. NE
Minneapolis, MN 55432
- Agro-K is a manufacturer of conventional and organic fertilizers, soil amendments, and spray adjuvants, as well as other specialty ag products.
15401 Weston Pkwy #150
Cary, NC 27513
- Arysta LifeScience is focused on helping our customers cultivate business growth through the development, marketing and distribution of innovative, high-quality chemical solutions for today’s dynamic agroscience marketplace.
Avian Enterprises LLC
2000 Pontiac Drive
Sylvan Lake, MI 48320
- Avian Enterprises, LLC (A Florida Company) owns the EPA registration and patent rights, as well as the marketing rights to the product Avian Control Bird Repellent. The product is manufactured and all orders are shipped from its Michigan facility.
1895 N. 600 W.
Logan, UT 84323
- Baicor, L.C. is a manufacturer of fertilizers specializing in liquids for foliar and soil applications.
26 Davis Dr.
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
- BASF is a technology leader in crop protection, providing innovative fungicides, insecticides, and herbicides that help growers improve the quality and yields of their crops.
2 TW Alexander Dr.
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
- Bayer CropScience U.S, a subsidiary of Bayer AG, is one of the world’s leading innovative crop science companies in the areas of crop protection, seeds, and plant biotechnology.
100 Rawson Rd. Suite 205
Victor, NY 14564
- BioWorks is an industry leader in providing environmentally responsible, safe, and cost-effective solutions to the growing needs of the horticulture industry.
2935 South Koke Mill Rd.
Springfield, IL 62711
- BRANDT is a leading manufacturer of plant nutrition, sustainable disease/insect protection, adjuvant chemistries, irrigation water treatment, and animal health supplements for the ag, ornamental, and lawn and garden industries. BRANDT products are proudly manufactured in the U.S. and used by customers in more than 40 countries.
Brewt Power Systems
400 Grogan Avenue
Merced, CA 95341
- Brewt Power Systems has served North America for 25 years as an importer and distributor of the world’s highest quality horticultural tools and equipment..
9900 West 109th St., Suite 100,
Overland Park,KS 66210
- Compass Minerals produces salt, plant nutrients, and magnesium chloride for distribution primarily in North America. Products from Compass Minerals serve a variety of applications in industrial, agricultural, commercial and consumer markets.
Central Life Sciences
12111 Ford Rd
Dallas, TX, 75234
- Central Life Sciences is dedicated to creating healthier environments and making life better for people, plants and companion animals around the world.
9145 Guilford Rd.
Columbia, MD 21046
- Certis USA is a pioneer in the development of biological pesticides and has become one of the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors of biopesticides.
636 Valley Mall Pkwy Ste. 212
East Wenatchee, WA 98802
- Compu-Tech, Inc., provides custom software for both the tree fruit industry and county governments in Washington State.
10980 NE Hubbell Rd.
Bondurant, IA 50035
Nutri-Cal is one of the top organically complexed liquid calcium supplements and plant nutrient products sold today.
Davey Joans, Inc.
823 Bahia Del Sol Dr., # B
Ruskin, FL 33570
- Davey Joans, Inc. provides farm irrigation systems and sprinklers. We are focused on providing our customers with the best customer service and rates. We’ve been locally owned and operated in Ruskin since 1952. With more than 60 years of experience you know you are getting knowledgeable and professional assistance.
9330 Zionsville Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46268
- Dow AgroSciences LLC is a top-tier agricultural company providing innovative agrochemical and biotechnology solutions globally.
DuPont Crop Protection
P.O. Box 80705
Wilmington, DE 19880
- DuPont Crop Protection offers a wide range of products and services to the fruit and vegetable markets.
1850 Dockery Avenue
Selma, CA 93662;
- Extenday is a premium supplier of advanced horticultural fabrics supporting the production of better crops to give better results.
Fanno Saw Works
P.O. Box 628
Chico, CA 95927
- Since its beginning, Fanno Saw Works has been supplying arborists, orchardists, nurseries, municipalities, public utilities companies, forest service agencies, home gardeners, hobbyists, and many others with the finest pruning saws.
525 Fowler Rd
Newcastle, CA 95658
- We are a bareroot and container-grown tree nursery specializing in almonds and a variety of fruit trees. At Fowler’s, we strive to provide our customers with superior plants, exceptional variety and unbeatable service.
4737 Toomes Road
Salida, CA 95368
- Flory Industries is considered the leader in the field of nut-harvesting equipment, with sales worldwide. We have been repairing and building farm machinery since 1936, and now concentrate on building nut-harvesting equipment, flail mowers, vineyard equipment, as well as contract metal fabrication.
1735 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103
- FMC is a diversified chemical company with a leading position in agricultural and other markets.
Fred’s Water Service
2638 Townline Rd
Madison, OH 44057
- Fred’s Water Service, Inc. is a source for professional water products and services for industrial, agricultural, and residential applications.
PO Box 5175
Janesville, WI 53547-5175
- Gempler’s is the authority in commercial-grade outdoor work gear. From hand tools and tires/tire repair products to pest management, spraying and water supplies — if you need it, you’ll find it here. Get the best assortment of reliable solutions to your everyday work problems in one location.
370 South Main St.
Yuma, AZ 85364
- We are providers of quality crop protection solutions for specialty crops and niche markets of agriculture. Our products include insecticides/miticides, fungicides, and herbicides. Our critical competencies are field sales and development, pesticide registration, formulation, and efficient market delivery.
GrassWorks Manufacturing LLC
8703 East Farm Rd. 80
Strafford, MO 65757
- GrassWorks Manufacturing’s farming experience ranges from commercial hay and grazing operations to truck farming. The company’s Grassworks Weed Wiper is an efficient and economical tool for any operation that has weed problems.
Green Hoe Co. Inc.
6645 W. Main Rd.
Portland, NY 14769
- Green Hoe Co. Inc. offers mechanical and chemical weed control, specialized tools for digging and/or root pruning, and earth anchors.
Orange Grove Trail
Naples, FL 34120
- BioWash is a solution that will increase crop production, improves plant health, increases plant productivity and yield, reduces insect damage, offers added freeze protection and helps increase profits.
Growers Supply, A Division of FarmTek
1440 Field of Dreams Way
Dyersville, IA 52040
- Growers Supply is the leading manufacturer of greenhouses, high tunnels, and hydroponic systems, offering design-build solutions for the horticulture industry. We are a one-stop shop for growing supplies and equipment. Our goal is to help make managing your business easier and more efficient.
80 Lafayette Ave.
White Plains, NY 10603
- Growth Products works with a line of technical grade sources, making products in their purest available forms to provide the industry pros with superior quality, efficiency, and consistent results.
307 Cranes Roost Blvd., Suite 2030
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701
- Haifa Group is an Israel-based multinational corporation and supplier of potassium nitrate.
20 Carrington St.
Avoca, NY 14809;
- Haines Equipment specializes in potato, onion, and fruit equipment.
694 Kraybill Church Rd.
Mount Joy, PA 17552
- Haygrove provides high tunnels for fruit and vegetable operations.
- For the past 26 years, INFACO has been dedicated exclusively to the manufacturing of the “Electrocoup” electronic pruning shear, designed for the pruning and lopping of vines, fruit trees, etc.
200 S. Service Rd. East
Ruston, LA 71270
- Irrigation Mart sells quality irrigation equipment produced by certified engineers.
1425 Palmyrita Ave.
Riverside, CA 92507
- The Irrometer Company manufactures soil moisture measurement and control equipment to optimize irrigation.
John Deere Co.
One John Deere Place
Moline, IL 61265
- Since its founding in 1837, John Deere has seen a great many changes in its business, its products, and its services. Change always comes with opportunity. And Deere has always been ready and willing to embrace it. Yet, through it all, John Deere is still dedicated to those who are linked to the land – farmers and ranchers, landowners, builders, and loggers.
1709 Hwy. 81 S, P.O. Box 311
Grafton, ND 58237
- The Kerian Sizer uses a single set of rotating rollers which gradually separate as they gently carry the product along. This provides sizing that is fast, accurate, and very gentle.
P.O. Box 2515
Winter Park, FL 32790
- Keyplex has continually focused on researching plant health, establishing a link between the necessary plant nutrient requirements and the most efficient way to supply them.
Kingsburg Cultivator, Inc.
40190 Rd. 36
Kingsburg, CA 93631
- KCI produces six different series of cane cutter heads and many different mounting fixtures to adapt to your tractor and vineyard configuration.
1444 Bell Mill Side Road
Tillsonburg, ON, CA N4G
- Kooljet provides freezing and refrigeration equipment for fruit and vegetable products.
Kubota Tractor Corp.
3401 Del Amo Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90503
- Kubota contributes to society by offering environmentally compatible agricultural machinery designed to improve the quality of life.
Lawrence Tractor Co.
2530 East Main St.
Visalia, CA 93292
- Lawrence Tractor has kept pace with the transformation in agri-business technology to operate as efficiently as possible improving our procedures, systems, and effectiveness.
3600 W. Elm St.
Milwaukee, WI 53209
- Liphatech is a developer of pest control products and protects people and property from unwanted pests. Liphatech uses advanced chemistry, biology and technology to improve the quality of life.
Look Our Way
1737 Union St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
- AirRanger is the safe, easy, and affordable solution to keep those pesky birds and other unwanted pests away from your crops. The patent pending solution is proven to reduce bird damage to your fruit, vegetable and seed.
1531 NW 25th Dr.
Okeechobee, FL 34972
- Magna-Bon produces a wide range of exceptional agricultural products uniquely different than any other on the market today. Magna-Bon solutions have widespread applications and are highly potent replacements to chemicals.
Marrone Bio Innovations
2121 Second St. Suite 107B
Davis, CA 95618
- Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) is dedicated to advancing the pest management industry with effective and environmentally responsible bio-based pest management and plant health products. MBI’s products promote plant health and control weeds, plant diseases, and pests in agriculture, turf and ornamental, and water applications.
800 N. Lindbergh
St. Louis MO 63167
- The BioAg Alliance brings together the combined research and development capabilities of Novozymes and Monsanto, which are expected to catalyze the development of new microbial solutions to transform agriculture.
3699 Kinsman Blvd.
Madison, WI 53704
- A world leader in rodent control technology.
19223 Santa Fe Way
Shafter, CA 93263
- Mulch Master is California’s largest and most trusted pneumatic blowing company. We specialize in the supply and installation of mulch, compost, and other erosion control materials for commercial projects.
N.M. Bartlett Inc.
4509 Bartlett Rd. RR 1
Beamsville, ON, Canada L0R 1B1
- N.M. Bartlett Inc. has been proudly serving the agricultural industry since 1912. It provides fruit picking equipment, thinners, and packing equipment.
848 Airport Rd.
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Nelson Irrigation plans, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells proprietary products for the agricultural and irrigation equipment market.
Nichino America Inc.
4550 New Linden Hill Rd. #501
Wilmington, DE 19808
- Nichino provides crop protection products that are recognized for their targeted performance, flexibility, and ease in application.
3715 W. Washington Ave.
Yakima, WA 98903
- At Northwest Tillers we’ve been building rugged, versatile, high-quality tillers for many various applications for more than 50 years.
P.O. Box 2961
La Habra, CA 90632
Nutrient Technologies formulates and manufactures foliar nutrients. We feature TECH-FLO products, offering a broad selection of nutrient combinations in exceptionally effective, easy-to-use, flowable formulations.
PO Box 540
Conway, MA 01341
- OESCO supplies growers, gardeners and green industry professionals with professional grade machinery, tools, parts, and service.
1615 W. Ahtanum Rd.
Yakima, WA 98909
- From our home in Yakima, WA, we design, engineer, and build the industry’s highest quality wind machines and tree shakers.
3816 S. Willow Ave., Suite 101
Fresno, CA 93725
ORO AGRI develops, manufactures, and distributes patented products for various agricultural, home, and industrial applications on an international basis that are in the organic or environmentally friendly categories.
Pacific Western Container
4044 W. Garry Ave.
Santa Ana, CA 92704
- Pacific Western Container manufactures specialty agricultural products: tree protectors, vine protectors, and corrugated containers.
5605 N MacArthur Blvd Suite 1000
Irving, TX 75038
- Parry America Inc. is a company with a vision of promoting biopesticides and natural products in organic and integrated pest management programs. The company intends to support growers with products, application knowledge, and promoting organic and integrated pest management.
Peach Ridge Orchard Supply
8405 Fruit Ridge Ave.
Sparta, MI 49345
- Serving growers for more than 70 years with a complete line of orchard equipment and supplies.
Phil Brown Welding Corp.
4750 8 Mile Rd. NW
Conklin, MI 49403
- Phil Brown provides orchard equipment for commercial fruit growers.
Plant Food Systems
P.O. Box 775
Zellwood, FL 32798
- Plant Food Systems is determined to continue to provide the highest quality fertilizers and fungicides.
Polymer Ag Inc.
P.O. Box 282
Orange Cove, CA 93646
- Polymer Ag produces an anti-stress plant protection liquid concentrate that is dried into a thin sheet and forms a semi-permeable film.
Progressive Ag Inc.
1336 McWilliams Way
Modesto, CA 95351
- Progressive Ag, Inc. of Modesto, CA, manufactures and sells LectroBlast Electrostatic Sprayers.
106A Industrial Drive
Waxahachie, TX, 76165
- Proptera, LLC. provides agriculture, horticulture and turf industries a sustainable solution to those interested in growing productive healthy plants.
Putnam Plastics Farm Products
255 South Alex Rd.
West Carrollton, OH 45449
- Putnam Farm Products supplies plain plastic bags to help serve your customers, or if you need a custom printed shopping bag, we’ve got it.
Rhino Tuff Tanks
411 West Congress St.
Maple Lake, MN 55358
- Rhino Tuff Tanks makes Space-Saving Fluid Systems that are simple, dependable, versatile, smarter & stronger than traditional bulk liquid tanks. They have been tested by a third party testing laboratory for dynamic compression, internal pressure, and stack testing.
610 Central Avenue
Billings, MT 59102
- Scentry Biologicals, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets pheromone based products for monitoring and controlling agricultural insect pests.
59 Okanagan Ave E
Penticton, BC V2A 3K4, Canada
- Slimline Manufacturing Ltd is the manufacturer of Turbo Mist vineyard and orchard Sprayers.
12245 Wormer Ave
Redford Charter Twp, MI 48239
- Spectrum offers a full line of affordable measurement technology for soil compaction, soil moisture, nutrient levels, light, weather, and other factors.
4545 Renfro Dr.
P.O. Box 445
Kelseyville, CA 95451
- Our family has been building high-quality ladders, one at a time, for more than 45 years.
Superior Fruit Equipment
200 S. Columbia St.
Wenatchee, WA 98801
- Superior Fruit Equipment manufactures Hickok pruning tools, Vaca pruning tools, Wells & Wade picking bags and buckets, and distributes ARS pruning tools and Fanno saws.
Syngenta Crop Protection
P.O. Box 18300
Greensboro, NC 27409
- Syngenta is a world-leading agribusiness committed to sustainable agriculture through innovative research and technology.
Tallman Ladders, Inc.
1460 Tucker Rd.
Hood River, OR 97031
- Since 1954, our family has built aluminum tripod orchard ladders with the same goals in mind: safety, quality, and affordability. Tallman’s superior design assures ease of handling, stability, and longevity. This is the ladder most-preferred by growers and workers.
2255 North 44th Street, Suite 300
Phoenix, AZ 85008
- Tessenderlo Kerley produces sulfur-based fertilizer solutions and soil amendments products.
Tew Manufacturing Corp.
P.O. Box 87
Penfield, NY 14526
- Tew manufactures fruit and vegetable cleaning and sizing equipment and parts.
Trademark Nitrogen Co.
1216 Old Hopewell Road
Tampa, FL 33619
- TradeMark Nitrogen Corp. is a wholesale manufacturer, seller, and distributor of bulk commodities for industrial and agricultural customers throughout the U.S.
United Phosphorus, Inc.
630 Freedom Business Center, Suite 402
King of Prussia, PA 19406
- UPI is the North American division of United Phosphorus, Ltd (UPL)., a global supplierof post-patent technologies with more than 30 years of industry experience and success. Today, United Phosphorus ranks fourth in the world among post-patent chemical manufacturers.
870 Technology Way
Libertyville, IL 60048
- At Valent BioSciences, our focus is on bringing the power of naturally occurring and chemically derived, environmentally compatible pesticides and plant growth regulators to bear on solving problems, creating value for our customers around the world.
P.O. Box 8025
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
- Valent U.S.A. markets and sells herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, bioinsecticides, growth regulators, nematicides, and baits for the agricultural and horticultural markets.
Valley Tractor & Equipment
4857 Contractors Drive
East Wenatchee WA 98802
- Valley Tractor & Equipment is North Central Washington’s authorized equipment dealer for Kubota, Deutz-Fahr, Stihl, Toro, Exmark, Rears, Turbomist, Woods, Perfect, Rhino, Rankin, Meyer, Ariens and more.
Van Wamel B.V.
P.O. Box 4
6658 ZG Beneden-Leeuwen, Holland
+31 487 592944
- Manufacturer of orchard rotary and flail mowers, pulverizers, electronic fruit sorting equipment, bulk tin tippers, and water dumpers.
Verdesian Life Sciences, LLC
501 Cascade Pointe Ln., Suite 103
Cary, NC 27513
- At Verdesian Life Sciences, we believe a platform of proven science coupled with superior formulations will deliver healthier plants and greater yields today with advanced technologies firmly established for a sustainable future.
Vineyard Industry Products
10603 Old Redwood Hwy
Windsor, CA 95492
- Vineyard Industry Products provides the vineyard industry with quality products and supplies for new installations and daily operations.
12610 Saticoy St. S.
North Hollywood, CA 91605
- The Vitamin Institute is the maker of World’s Fair Gold Medal SUPERthrive 50-in-1 Activator, Reviver, Trans/Planter, Extra Grower, and Perfecter Billions.
Water Changers, Inc.
P.O. Box 1125
Madera, CA 93639
- Water Changers offers water solutions for growers.
18794 Ave. 96
Terra Bella, CA 93270
- Weldcraft Industries provides harvesting equipment for fruits and nuts.
Westbridge Agricultural Products
1260 Avenida Chelsea
Vista, CA 92081
- We are dedicated to cultivating environmental awareness through safe agricultural, home, and garden products and technologies; we are also dedicated to forming prosperous partnerships that deliver ecologically-sound products to growers and gardeners of all sizes worldwide.
8131 W. Grandridge Blvd, Suite 200
Kennewick, WA 99336
- Wilbur-Ellis provides the most advanced crop protection technology with the goal of maximizing our customers’ return on investment.
1600 NW Garden Valley Blvd
Roseburg, OR 97471
- Willowood USA is a manufacturer of post patent crop protection products.
Yara North America, Inc.
100 N. Tampa St., Suite 3200
Tampa, FL 33602
- Yara’s core business of fertilizer production is intimately connected with agricultural productivity and food production.