Save Time, Money & Headaches

SEE HOW WE CAN MAKE YOUR JOB EASIER Cut Inventory & Labor Costs – ApRecs Workflow™: With new streamlined workflows, instant load sheets, postings and ApRecs Easy Record™ automation, food safety records simply become an output of efficient work. Field of Dreams?  Wake up!: It’s not what a system does that determines the value, it’s the use […]

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Transitioning from Verbal to Electronic AgChem Recommendations

Nate Squires’ family has a long history in Agriculture and in the last 20 years, his involvement includes Operational positions in Packing and Shipping, as well as Field Services. Nate went on to become a horticulturist for a regional agrichemical distributor, where he rose to become the Director of Field Services for a team of horticulturists. In that […]

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Empowerment Versus a Solution

People mistakenly look at Spray Record Software as something that is being forced upon them either by market regulations or upcoming federal regulations. It is something that they have to do versus something they want to do. Part of the frustrations is the duplication of efforts or so it seems, between various software packages and […]

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Does Varietal Level Recordation Matter?

As a Packer/Shipper or Grower/Packer should you care about having a record for every location that is easily found, accessed and can be used as a management tool? Is that good enough? An argument could be made that it is not, that it must be done at a varietal level. From Wikipedia: In chaos theory, […]

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Grow the Apple, Not the Tree

Wegman’s had an article Grow the Apple, Not the Tree that featured Fowler Farms and J.D. Fowler. In the article they talk about how small the trees look. The explanation; That’s not what you’ll find at Fowlers….because their motto is to “Grow the Apple, Not the Tree”. In the early 1990s, Fowler Farms, like a […]

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The Simplification of Record Keeping

In this ApRecs interview, Nate discusses record keeping from a Field Services Director viewpoint. An excerpt from the interview:: We go back and try to track something for up to seven years on what we placed on fruit. If there was a problem with something we have to go back and literally page by page go through and […]

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How Most Tree Fruit Growers Feel

In this ApRecs interview, Dan expresses what we believe is not that uncommon. A short introduction to the interview: We keep up on giving it all we got. We want the best product out there that can be… put out there. I’m a grower and I just wanna grow that’s all I want to do Thanks Dan […]

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ApRecs Helps Grower Deliver 1st Pears to China

Stemilt Pears arrive in China was a headline on The Packer website this fall. An excerpt from the article: The first pears shipped to China by Stemilt Growers Inc. have arrived. Starkrimson pears grown in Washington by Wenatchee, Wash.-based Stemilt arrived in China in September, according to a news release from Shanghai, China-based Lantao, Stemilt’s partner […]

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