The art of growing has evolved tremendously over the years. In order to be successful, growers need to read the land, trees and the environment. By using the most efficient methods available, they are able to provide the highest quality fruit.
Peter Verbrugge is a third generation grower in the Yakima Valley. Together with his family, Peter owns and manages over 2,000 acres of apples, pears and cherries. They also own storage, packing and shipping facilities in Wapato, Washington. These facilities distribute over 2 million boxes of apples and pears, and over 1 million boxes of cherries per year.