Manny Sousa

Field Representative, Central California
Oakdale Office: 209-845-8733
Mobile: 209-485-4552

Manny’s the man for the Central Region. A life-long resident of the area, Manny brings more than 27 years of experience to our Central Valley customers. He’s a horticulture expert, with the degrees to prove it from Modesto Junior College and California Polytechnic State University. Manny knows both the plants and the place, which makes him the prefect person to turn to for information on what and how to make the most of your orchard. He has served growers with operations both large and small, and always with an expert eye for maximizing their land and time. You’ll appreciate not only his deep knowledge but also his energy and the personal attention he gives to everyone he works with. He’s a Central Valley native with know-how.

Robert Gray

Field Representative, Central California
Oakdale Office: 209-845-8733
Mobile: 209-602-2236

Robert has been with Burchell Nursery for over 15 years and is here for you for the long haul. He has many years of experience in customer service and considers it his specialty. For his many years at the nursery Robert has gained experience in everything from growing product to delivering it in a professional and timely manner. Robert’s tree knowledge comes from years of working directly with fruit and nut tree growers, Ag courses from U.C. Davis and staying updated with industry trends and practices. If you are looking for the person to help you with your next orchard planting of almonds, walnuts, or fruit trees, Robert is the tree rep. to call. Se habla español.

Jeremy Bahne

Field Representative, Fresno, Madera, Tulare, Kings, Kern and South
Fresno Office: 559-834-1661
Mobile: 559-430-5399

Jeremy has been part of the Burchell Nursery team for 15 years and in the nursery industry for over 20. He has a bachelors and a master’s degree in Plant Science from Fresno State. Raised in the central valley he was always surrounded by walnuts, almonds and citrus which sparked his interest in the tree industry. Jeremy has practical experience growing trees as he managed the Burchell nursery’s containerized operation for many years. He has experience with Almonds, citrus, stone fruit, walnuts and is always looking for ways to help growers with different tree requirements. Jeremy says the best part of his job is that he is able to continue learning and sharing about the trees we grow and has the chance to work with amazing people.