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About Thawley Orchard Co Ltd
Today Thawley Orchard Co Ltd is still owned by Jim and Carmel. Jim still runs the Packhouse, their oldest son Aaron manages the Coolstore and Transport operations, their youngest son Leigh manages the Workshop while Orchard Manager Jeff Furrows takes care of the day to day running of the orchard. The company now leases 4 other orchards as well as owning the 131ha block in Nile Rd, 40ha of which is planted in orchard. The packhouse processes approx. 200,000 cartons of fruit each year, packing for several orchards between the Waimea plains and Riwaka.