PARILLA PREMIUM POATOES
Parilla Premium Potatoes is a dynamic vertically integrated horticultural business supplying potatoes, carrots and onions across Australia and overseas. Privately owned by the Pye family, Parilla Premium Potatoes has more than 120 full time and seasonal workers. Head office is located at Virginia with operations at Pinnaroo, Peebinga, Robe and Parilla.
The company produces more than 55,000 tonnes of fresh produce per year to supply both fresh and processing markets in Australia and overseas.
Parilla Premium Potatoes has established its own Onion Packing Shed and Cool Storage Facilities at Parilla where onions are graded and packed into bags or cartons before being sold. The packing shed operates from February to November and constantly has a crew of 40-50 people. The Cool Storage facilities that are used to store onions as well as potato seed and have the capacity to store up to 3000 tonnes of produce.