|Processing Yard showing storage beds of pure river sand filling up with trees ready for shipment. Each of the 93 beds is 150 feet long and 20 feet wide, 4-6 feet deep. Grading and tying here instead of in the field allows for better quality control and keeps water available to sprinkle the roots.|
|David Cox, co-owner and GM, showing employees how to tie trees. We also are increasingly using automated strapping machines when tree structure allows.|
|Unloading peach trees from the harvest field.|
|Healing trees into sand beds.|
|Labeled and counted sycamores on pallet ready to go into sand beds.|
|Soaking trees in sand beds to remove air pockets.|
Trees ready for shipment, stored in sand beds. Majestic snow covered Sierra Nevada mountains in background.