Leading Export Producers
Bionest is the biggest grower of organic berries in Europe. For more than two decades, Bionest has grown the best berries in order to deliver the exclusive taste of our strawberries, raspaberries, blueberries and blackberries to any corner of the world.
Bionest is the biggest organic strawberry grower in Spain.
Besides its great taste, Strawberries are rich in nutrients and health benefits. Organic Strawberry is a wonderful source of vitamins and essential minerals, such as C vitamin, acid folic, fibre, potassium and antioxidants which have a very positive effect on your family’s health. 8 strawberries have more C vitamin than an average size orange. Strawberries are low in carbohydrates, fats and calories, and studies have shown that it can reduce the risk of certain types of cancer.
During the collection of our strawberry crops, we select the best, healthier, firm and coloured berries; their calyx’s must be green and fresh, picking strawberries by their petioles helps preserving its quality, avoiding bruises and other possible defects.
Strawberries do not continue to ripe after they are collected; thus they must be cold stored: In order to appreciate all of their flavour and aroma they should be taken out of cold store an hour before tasting them.
Delicious and healthy. What could be better than organic strawberries? They are the favourite fruit for many people; they are part of our breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Super food, rich in antioxidants
Our organic raspberry; a very healthy fruit thanks to its content in vitamin C, citric acid, flavonoids and calcium among others.
Its caloric contribution is practically zero given that it contains 39 kcal / 100g, which has allowed raspberry to gain popularity, its demand has increased over the last years.
The farming techniques used on raspberries have improved remarkably over the last decade, obtaining larger size fruits, longer shelf-life, and improving its post-harvest performance, maintaining all its flavour and colour. Yield, even size fruits and shelf-life have been the key to the development of these berries.
Currently we are able to offer our organic raspberry from September to June. We count on several planting dates and methods in order to manage having our raspberry available during almost the whole year according to the demands of the market.
Very healthy and easy to eat
It’s a growing boom; organic blueberries have many health properties such as vitamins and antioxidants
They are easy to eat, clean, seedless and there is no need to peal them; they are the perfect healthy alternative to jelly beans for our children. Its production on the Iberian Peninsula goes from January to August.
Good flavour and size are our main goals regarding blueberries; we count on several different varieties in other to meet the market’s requirements.
Besides its excellent shelf-life makes it easier for them to be exported into practically anywhere in the world.
Exquisite berries of great size and taste
Bionest’s organic blackberries are delicious fruits rich in nutrients and collected at the precise time when their quality reaches our standards; only the perfect berries are selected.
Blackberries, besides their great taste, are also a very useful compliment to a healthy life-style and a well-balanced diet. They are a good source of A, B, C and E vitamins, calcium, iron and fibre. Indeed, only half a cup of blackberries contains the same amount of fibre than one and ¾ cups of brown rice. This super-food offers a tasty way of obtaining the essential nutrients to a healthy diet.
When collecting blackberries, we aim for those berries which colours go from deep purple black to deep purple blue. Blackberries must be thick and firm, fresh and without any kind of wrinkles. Keep your blackberries inside the fridge and wash them before eating them.