On December 4-6th, We had 78 employees attend the Northwest Horticultural Show in Kennewick, WA. This event was over the span of three days and included various trainings from Tractor safety to Food Safety Trainings
The days are becoming shorter and the weather is becoming cooler. Fall has arrived! We are a month and a half into harvest and our controlled-atmosphere storage rooms are filling up with this year’s new crop.
Apple harvest is here and Broetje Orchards is ready! Semi trucks are coming in and out of the warehouses and into the orchards, bringing out our fruit. We are currently harvesting Galas at Prescott, Benton City and Wallula
On August 18th, several leaders from Broetje Orchards and Vista Hermosa Foundation met with the Acton Institute. Acton is a faith-based non-profit whose primary work is to promote the incorporation of liberty
Today marks the 30th anniversary of when Broetje Orchards opened it's doors of it's first packing line. This opportunity not only created more jobs but also marked when Broetje Orchards became a vertically integrated company
This Fall, Broetje Orchards is proud to announce some new innovations coming to our production line. We are near the completion of a third packing facility. Some of the key features of this new line will be: enhanced lighting, clean-room
On July 17th, 31 Summer Youth Employment Participants met with Broetje Orchard managers and supervisors to learn about what it takes to run Broetje Orchards. Few of the topics that they learned about was the different kind
Each Year, Broetje Orchards reviews how we are operationalizing our mission to be a company committed to "bearing fruit, fruit that will last." As part of this review, we look to what we did but also 'how' we did 'it'.
Summer is here and we are in the middle of picking cherries and summer apple thinning. In the midst of all the hard work and long hours, we want to recognize those who are promoting an injury free workplace.
Cherry season is just a few weeks away and Broetje Orchards is gearing up to harvest this crucial "first fruits” of the season. We face a number of challenges each year to the growth and health of cherries, particularly weather