Bee Sweet Citrus – a family owned and operated company – is located in Fowler, California. The facility, which is over 406,000 square feet, sits on 36 total acres adjacent to CA Highway 99. Our packing facility currently has five pack lines, three bagging lines, and has the ability to run over 3,500 bins of citrus per day. Our state-of-the-art optical graders and sizers allow us to sort citrus with precision, and our Laser Brix system (sugar content scale) allows us to sort citrus by sweetness. With 13 weighers and 28 bagging machines, we have the ability to bag over 32,000 bags per hour.
The facility also features 31 “degreening” rooms and a 63,000 square foot cold storage facility, allowing us to store over 280,000 cartons of citrus. Bee Sweet’s shipping department ships an average of 125 trucks daily throughout the United States, and overseas through export. Our 11,000 square foot office complex is also on site and sits adjacent to our packing facility.
Responsibilities & Duties
Job duties include, but are not limited to the following: