GROWER PROFILES

Saxon Becnel and Sons, a family-owned company with 160 years experience, is growing the most premium citrus trees within the industry; over 25 varieties and 1 million trees. Ricky Becnel shares his story on how important it is to stay healthy, strong and clean. He has been using BioSafe Systems products for over 15 years and depends on ZeroTol®.

Rio Fresh is a third-generation, family-owned business that has been farming in the heart of the Rio Grande Valley for over 75 years. They grow over 30 varieties of fresh Texas greens, herbs and onions. When an outbreak of Black Rot was taking out fields, Fred relied on OxiDate®.

Walchli Farms, in Hermiston, OR, is a family-owned farm that grows a wide variety of crops, but they are especially known for their melons. Pat Walchli shares the story of his farm, why sustainability is important to him, and how partnering with BioSafe Systems has helped his operation.

Thomas Produce a 5th generation farm since 1958, understands sustainable practices are very important as well being good stewards of the land. They have been using BioSafe products for years for cleaner crops and water. They use OxiDate® in the fields and SaniDate® in their packing house; truly a farm to fork approach.