Hall Of Fame Inductees


The individuals nominated should have made a significant impact or positive influence that assures the future of our industry in the lives of generations to come.


Once nominated, an individual’s biography and photo are updated on the site, and he or she is placed in the polls for voting. At the end of the year the committee takes into consideration the votes and decides which candidates are inducted.


Those with a star (*) next to their name below were either inducted posthumously or have passed away since being inducted.


Nomination Qualifications

  • Person with integrity and passion
  • Minimum 20 years in industry
  • Someone who has developed  or invented  new technology
  • Has made contributions that resulted in change
  • Contributed to mankind’s needs in his field
  • Provided education and encouragement  with self-sacrifice
  • Changed the industry

Dave Hendrickson

Hendrickson Bros.


Dave has been in the citrus business for over 50 years.  In the Citrus Industry, he has played a part in grove management and developing citrus for absentee owners.  


Dave was interested in going green long before it was popular.  He was instrumental in introducing biological control and ways to save water in the orchards he managed.

When he became involved in manufacturing with his father,  he became interested in developing flow controls, regulators, check valves, and adapters for drip irrigation.  He continues to develop better ways to help the environment save water with the support of Hendrickson Bros.