Growing Magazine - February, 2013

SPECIAL SUPPLEMENT: PACKAGING & CONTAINERS EDITION

Product Focus: Packaging & Containers

A&B Packing Equip.

The Speedy Evolution is a 10-scale, no-drop, weigh-and-fill machine developed for delicate products like Rainier sweet cherries, mushrooms and more.

www.abpacking.com
888-269-8234

Barnyard Supply

Burgess wooden baskets are carefully constructed one at a time from quality Nova Scotia aspen hardwood. Available in bushel, half-bushel, peck and half-peck sizes.

www.barnyardproducts.com
866-206-5285

Dillman Farm

Preserves with either Dillman's label or yours. Choose from six designs with quality stock art logos. Reliable, dependable service.

www.dillmanfarm.com
812-825-5525

Fillmore Container

Provides a wide variety of jars, bottles and lids for food preservation.

www.fillmorecontainer.com
866-345-5527


Globe Bag Co.

Offers farm market packaging, pick-your-own supplies and wholesale packaging for growers. Custom prints are available on small orders.

www.globebag.com

800-892-2004

InterCrate Container Corp.

Reusable plastic containers have smooth surfaces and rounded ventilation holes. They save space when empty and work well for a variety of produce.

www.intercratecontainer.com
604-922-4446

Landmark Plastic Corp.

Thermoformed and injection-molded packaging products, with a wide range of standard and custom color containers. Offset printing and adhesive labeling.

www.landmarkplastic.com
800-242-1183

Monte Package Co.

A large selection of farm market/produce stand packaging is available. New to the lineup is sustainable packaging from EarthChoice.

www.montepkg.com
269-849-1722

PCA Supply Services

Agricultural packaging includes cascaded waxed boxes; berry, apple and peach packaging; wood, pulp and plastic berry tills; and tomato packaging products.

www.packagingcorp.com
800-791-2474

ProducePackaging.com

Two-piece unvented containers for mixed or baby lettuce. Clamshells for living lettuce, apples and tomatoes on the vine. Clamshells and trays are 100 percent recyclable.

www.producepackaging.com
800-644-8729

Putnam Plastics

Provides farm market and roadside packaging for any season. Products for strawberries include T-shirt bags, trays, baskets, buckets and clamshells.

www.putnamfarm.com
800-457-3099

Rockford Package Supply

A full-service source for produce packaging: wholesale, retail, farmers' markets and agritainment. Innovative, flexible and responsive solutions for all product needs.

www.rockfordpack.com
800-444-7225

Tew Mfg.

The Model H includes a 4-foot receiver belt, washer, absorber and rotary table. Pack up to 100 bushels per hour with 16.5-inch model, 150 with 24.5-inch model.

www.tewmfg.com
800-380-5839

Thunderbird Plastics

Manufactures durable, commercial-quality plastic containers used in the harvesting, storage and processing of berries and small fruits and vegetables.

www.thunderbirdplastics.com
503-744-9112

Willsie Equip. Sales

The Strauss GUB Buncher with ElastiTag applicator applies the ElastiTag to asparagus and green onions. Leeks, celery and more can also be bunched with an ElastiTag.

www.willsie.com
800-561-3025