Field to Fork

Asparagus grows from crowns... <need some wording from dad here>

When ready to harvest, the spears that are long enough are harvest by hand. We use special Asparagus Buggies to help our cutters to move quickly around the field:

The asparagus is collected in crates which are then transported to the pack house where the asparagus is then washed thoroughly:



                                                                  Asparagus Crown Planting      

New Growth in the Field
   New Asparagus Growing in the Field


         To keep the asparagus as fresh as possible we quickly cool the asparagus in icy cold water in the hydro cooler


The asparagus is then cut to size, graded according to quality and packed by the pack house team: