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Brokaw Nursery Adopts Airstream Greenhouses for Citrus Production

July 2013 – VENTURA, CALIFORNIA Rob Brokaw of avocado fame is at the helm of this multi-generational farming family. To ensure their presence in the citrus market in the face of new HLB quarantines, Brokaw ordered three Airstream tunnels, each 100′ x 500′ featuring a triple-tower configuration and nearly 50,000 square feet of planting space each. Brokaw recognized he needed a reliable solution and chose Airstream Innovations to help protect their future citrus business. The first tunnel went up in July 2013 …Read More

Twenty Airstream Greenhouses in the Queue at Young’s Nursery

JULY 2015 – THERMAL, CALIFORNIA Young’s Nursery has supplied California’s commercial growers since 1954. Relying on an established  track record in the citrus industry, Young’s has fully embraced Airstream’s technology, becoming one of Airstream’s larger scale citrus nurseries with over 10 acres in production. The photo above shows the first two of 20 houses with a third in process. Below is house number #1 fully planted out within just a few days of inflation. An automated misting system was installed to …Read More

Willits & Newcomb goes with Airstream Technology

MARCH 2014 – BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA Willits & Newcomb orders two half-acre Airstream Greenhouses for a wide range of citrus production. Located on a total of 150 acres at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, Willits & Newcomb are a wholesale citrus nursery serving commercial growers, retail nurseries and landscape professionals throughout California. In 1946, Albert Newcomb and Ned Willits, saw the importance of supplying quality, disease-free nursery trees to the expanding …Read More