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Fruit Processing Factory 2018
AgriAmerica Fruit Processing
200 Water Street
Ferdonia NY 14063
2465 Route 20
Silver Creek, NY 14136
Richard Jozwiak founding partner & Operations Director for AgriAmerica, LLC Worked greater than 25 years for the Carriage House Company (formally Red Wing) processing fruit and as the lead man in the Jam & Jelly cook room. Elected member to the Chautauqua County Farm Bureau Board of Directors. Currently serves on the National Grape Cooperative Advisory Board to Welch’s State certified agricultural pesticide applicator, very knowledgably of weed, disease/insect control as well as proper vine nutrient management. Highly experienced in all aspects of operating machinery and vineyards in NY, Pennsylvania & Washington State.
Meet the Owners
EricHuddy - founding partner & Managing Member of AgriAmerica, LLC Worked as an intern developing & operating experimental vineyard equipment for Cornell University’s Lake Erie Regional Grape Program. Received a degree in Agricultural Engineering with a minor emphasis in Agricultural Business from Alfred State College in 1990. Eight year term, past elected President of the Chautauqua County Farm Bureau and Chairman of Farm Bureau’s Grape Committee.
Named New York State Outstanding Young Farmer of the Year in 2000 by the NY State Junior Chamber of Commerce.
Operations Center 2013
Silver Creek, NY
First Owned Facility 1998 Portland NY
Partnership formed 2004
Richard Jozwiak joins partnership
A tractor 1986 It all started with Eric Huddy as a 17 year old boy buying his first tractor in 1986. Eric began providing tractor services to local farmers and rented his first small grape vineyard, as a means of paying for his college education.
28 Years of Business Growth