Mehadrin is Israel's largest grower and exporter of citrus, fruits and vegetables, and is a leading global supplier of the world renowned JAFFA brand.
With over 8,500 hectares of agricultural holdings, private and shared, Mehadrin is trusted by many of Europe's best retail chains.
Our deep integration in every step of the produce's journey from the seed to the shelf allows us to make any change required at any step of the way.
The Mehadrin Group, a public company since early 60's, established a unique self-integrated structure. Starting in a well experience agricultural department, through private owned pack houses to marketing ends, all while investing the strongest efforts in research and development of new varieties.
Divided into three leading product groups, Mehadrin offers the greatest produce in the world.
A wide selection ofJuicy Citrusunder the Jaffa brand:
ORRI The greatest easy peeler, the red grapfruit "SUNRISE", the white grapfruit "White Marsh", and the traditional Jaffa orange- the Shamouti.
Beautiful and tasty vegetables, Organic and non organic Carrot and Potato, and the pinkish Sweet potato.
Huge colorful selection of fruits like Medjoul Dates, Sharon fruit, Avocado in several varieties, and more.
Growing the highest quality produce is our goal.
For over the past 60 years, Mehadrin has always believed that the foundations of the company are rooted in the earth of its orchards and the people in the field.
Over 75% of our fresh produce comes directly from our own groves – groves we planted, managed, picked and packaged. All with one thought in mind: to make sure our clients receive the freshest produce possible.
We promote responsible and sustainable agriculture through all of our growers. Using recycled water, reducing energy consumption and fuels for agriculture machinery, expanding methods of biological pest control, increasing recycling rates and more, it's out priority to take care of the land – the base of our products.
From seed to shelf
Mehadrin packaging houses closely monitors all raw materials and produce that comes into its packaging houses – down to the finest resolution. Every fruit, citrus and vegetable is carefully selected and allocated to a specific client – giving us the flexibility to offer specific produce and packaging solutions for each individual client.
We track our Energy efficiency and move towards Renewable energy production, our waste management is using the principle of REDUCE, REUSE and RECYCLE. Mehadrin was the first Israeli company to measure and calculate its products' Carbon Footprint using a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) approach.
Mehadrin's logistical team is the beating heart of the global operations system which assures that all our produce reaches its destination in the most efficient way at the fastest pace in order to maximize its shelf life.
Mehadrin has pioneered the development of a quality assurance system in which every step of the production process -from planting through to end consumer- is monitored and documented. The meticulous system enables Mehadrin to track all consignments back to individual plot and grower.
Our growers work closely with leading institutions in Israel such as the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, The Agricultural Research Organization (ARO) – Volcani Center, and the Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Mehadrin proudly hosts a significant part of the joint citrus experiments in its fields with a focus on agro-technical treatment, fertilization, development of new species and more