Harvest Services

We use one of the most advanced harvest system, with last generation side-by-side machine, manufactured by the OMC (Orchard Machinery Corporation from USA), the founder of mechanical harvest equipment. After shaking the tree, the plums are collected into a bin capable of receiving up to 450 kgs. Fully loaded bins are taken from the field with a bin carrier and transported to either the drying field close to the orchard (for sun dried system) or to a truck side, for further transportation to dehydration plant.

 

“Catchall VII with Air Pad System provides great value harvest with virtually no damage to trees”

Harvesting Machine
Harvesting Machine

Dual-Side Harvesting machine that a good and efficient recollection of the prunes

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Harvesting Machine
Harvesting Machine

A complete view of the side by side harvesting machine

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Harvesting Machine
Harvesting Machine

The harvesting machine envelops the trees from both sides and shakes them forcing the fruit to fall on the machine that later collects them

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SUN DRIED SYSTEM

The sun dried system, which is the most environmentally known friendly process of dehydration; fruit is distributed into specially selected field through an innovative designed car capable to distribute 8-9 bins at the same time. The fruit stays at the field until reaches 18%-20% moisture, then is recollected and dispatched for it’s processing. 

Prune Laying Cart
Prune Laying Cart

Used to distribute the prunes on the field to be sun dried

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Sun Drying Field
Sun Drying Field

A large field is needed for sun drying large prune volumes

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Sun Dried Prunes
Sun Dried Prunes

Close up to the prunes laid on the field

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Sun Dried Prunes
Sun Dried Prunes

After the process of sun drying the prunes lose water and reduce their size

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