Riverland based almond processor Almondco is celebrating two major milestones this weekend.
The company processed 28,000 tonnes of Almonds last year as this weekend will celebrate its 75th birthday.
The business has grown substantially since its beginning in 1944 and now employs over 170 local residents.
Almondco’s current home on the on the Sturt highway in Renmark also celebrates its 25th birthday this weekend.
Managing Director Brenton Woolston said the weekend is a good chance to celebrate the history as well as the pioneers of the company.
The company is widely regarded as supplies of some of the best quality almonds in the world.
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