Jesse Equipment Manufacturing

Jessee Equipment Manufacturing specializes in plant design and engineering. We are also well known for our high-quality manufacturing of individual pieces as well as turnkey systems. We now offer a full installation parts and service department. Users of these products range from individual growers to large corporate processors. Servicing the fruit, vegetable and nut growers worldwide, our goal is to provide our customers with state-of-the-art processing solutions since 1954. We strive to maintain a friendly, fair and creative work environment, which respects diversity, new ideas and hard work. Jessee offers high-quality manufacturing and on-time delivery at a competitive price. With more than 60 years of experience in the tree nut industry, Jessee has become synonymous with innovation and quality in the business.

The company headquarters and manufacturing facility are located at 2434 Dayton Road, Chico, California. Manufacturing facilities encompass more than 50,000-plus square feet, including engineering, fabrication, paint, assembly, parts department and office space.

We have developed satellite offices in Southern California and Oregon for domestic sales, as well as Chile, China and Australia for international customers.


We offer:
  • Hulling Systems
  • Drying Systems
  • In-Shell Systems
  • Shelling Systems
  • Laser Lines
  • Inspection Lines
  • Packaging Systems


Weoffer Standard Configured Turnkey Systems with the following capacities:
  • 10-, 16-, 22- and 30-ton hulling lines (based on output rate of the system)
  • 250-, 500-, 2,000-, 4,000- and 8,000-pound/hour shelling lines (based on the infeed rate of the system)
  • 60-, 72-, 120- and 240-ton drying systems with automated conveying system
  • 10,000 and 20,000 in-shell sizing and cleaning systems
  • 2-, 4- and 8-lane clean room meat inspection lines
  • Laser Sorting
  • Packaging Systems
  • 3,000, 6,000 and 12,000 Macadamia husking and cleaning systems


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Specific Equipment includes:

  • Aspirators
  • Crackers
  • Hullers
  • Sizing Decks
  • Pre Cleaners
  • Rock Tanks
  • Wash Conveyors
  • Inspection Tables
  • Bin Turners
  • Elevators and Conveyors
  • Sanitary Bin Storage
  • Modular Dryers
  • Rotary Dryers
  • Bolt-Together Stadium Dryers
  • Walnut Scalpers
  • Grain Scalpers