Quality Packing & Coolstorage
Modern, efficient grading, packing and cooling ensures your fruit is in the best hands. As well as a real commitment to improving grower returns, Birchwood takes the issue of energy efficiency very seriously.
Full Harvest & Cartage
A harvest team made up of Birchwood staff and growers closely monitor maturity levels the correct placement of harvest teams and supervise the picking quality. Every aspect of the harvest is taken care of for you, including cartage from the orchard to the packhouse.
Complete Orchard Management
A large percentage of our growers entrust us with the management of their orchards. We can tailor the arrangements to encompass as much or as little assistance as you require.
Orchard Advisory Service
Even if you are managing your own orchard, there may be times when you require advice on a specific issue; our management team are always available when you need help.
Access to Contract workers
A stable contract workforce provides skilled orchard labour year round - and can be made available to you should the need arise.
Comparative Grower Reports
You will be provided with a detailed annual report on your orchard – allowing you to compare your performance year on year - and within the Birchwood group.
KiwiGreen Pest Monitoring, Full Laboratory Services & GAP
Every aspect of pest and crop monitoring as well as maturity testing is carried out in house by our own experienced staff. We will also take care of your GAP compliance.
Regular Field Days & Orchard Visits
We recognise the importance of sharing information and getting out and about. Our technical field days and mid-summer orchard walks keep you in touch.
Professional, Friendly Team
Whilst professionalism is paramount in everything we do, you can rely on friendly, personal service year round.