Fruitpackers provide the following services to grower suppliers;

Field service

Provided by AgFirst Consultants.

Field Trips

Fruitpackers organise 3 field walks each year for grower suppliers where industry experts are available to assist growers with crop and tree management decisions.

Laboratory testing

Fruitpackers has an onsite maturity laboratory with experienced staff that monitors fruit maturity parameters  on behalf of growers.

Fruit Line Up

Line ups by apple variety specifying market quality and colour requirements are available for Growers to view during the harvest season.

USDA Inspections & FAS (Third Party Storage)

FruPak offer both USDA Inspection & FAS (Third Party Storage) for more information please contact Paul Hammond on 027 240 4781 or email

Controlled Atmosphere and Smart Fresh Storage 

The Packhouse management shall determine which Grower line(s) of nominated fruit shall be allocated for CA or Smartfresh storage after consultation with marketers and the Grower. Packhouse management reserves the right to direct any Grower line of suitable fruit to CA or Smartfresh storage to ensure quality and quantity of fruit for our negotiated programmes is met.