Hazel Partners with Ricker Hill Orchards to Reduce Postharvest Complexity and Improve Operational Efficiency

August 7, 2023 Hazel Technologies

Hazel Technologies Inc., an innovation leader in agricultural shelf-life extension technologies, is delighted to announce its continued partnership with RickerHill Orchards, an eighth-generation, family-owned apple farm based in Turner, Maine. The partnership aims to boost Ricker Hill’s postharvest efficiency by streamlining operations through the implementation of Hazel 100 bin packets across the entire operation. 

Hazel Technologies, Inc. Announces Parker Booth as New Chief Executive Officer

March 28, 2023 Hazel Technologies

Matthew Walker, Chairman of the Board for Hazel Technologies, Inc., today announced Parker Booth as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Booth was elevated from his previous position as Hazel’s Chief Operating Officer, where he had served since 2019. Walker also announced Jeff Leshuk as Hazel’s new Chief Revenue Officer, reporting to Booth. Together, Booth and Leshuk possess a deep level of experience growing and scaling businesses across the fresh produce, postharvest packaging, and AgTech industries. Hazel’s previous CEO and co-founder, Aidan Mouat, remains in an advisory capacity.

Kliewer Farms LLC and Hazel Collaborate on Successful Hazel 100 Kiwifruit Trials

November 16, 2022 Hazel Technologies

Kliewer Farms LLC announces a successful postharvest trial with Chicago-based shelf-life extension tech developer, Hazel Technologies, using the Hazel 100 sachet on the company’s exclusive kiwifruit variety, Mega Kiwi. As a notable California grower of kiwifruit with 300+ acres of production, Kliewer supplies fruit both domestically and internationally, specializing in Mega, Hayward, and Gold kiwi varieties alongside an array of stone fruit, table grapes, and citrus.

Grapeman Farms Utilizes Hazel Tech to Help Ensure Premium Table Grape Quality

October 26, 2022 Hazel Technologies

Bakersfield, CA-based, Grapeman Farms (Grapeman) announces its partnership with Chicago-based shelf-life extension tech developer, Hazel Technologies. As a leading U.S. table grape grower with global import programs from Peru, Chile, and Mexico, Grapeman continues to uphold its reputation for consistent, year-round, delivery of quality fruit to the U.S.’ largest retailers.

Modernization Strategies for Apple Orchard with Passion for Problem Solving

October 20, 2022 Hazel Technologies

Castleton, NY-based Windy Hill Orchard was defunct, over-grown and undernourished, before it was bought by Todd and Scott Seeberger. Today, Windy Hill produces a high percentage of valuable, retail-ready apples that demand postharvest protection to ensure return on the considerable operational investments that have elevated the orchard’s previous processer-first strategy.