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Grimmway Hosts Community Members & Sponsors Local Cleanup Day

BAKERSFIELD, CA, November 5, 2019—Grimmway Farms, a global produce leader, the largest producer of carrots in the world and the largest single grower of organic vegetables in the nation, celebrated their 50th anniversary with the Bakersfield community through two local events this past week. The activities kicked off with a Farm-to-Fork Tour & Luncheon that […]

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Grimmway Brings 50th Anniversary Celebration to PMA Fresh Summit

ANAHEIM, CA and BAKERSFIELD, CA, October 17, 2019—Today Grimmway Farms is taking its 50th anniversary celebration on the road to the Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) 2019 Fresh Summit Convention & Expo in Anaheim, CA. The largest producer of carrots in the world and the longest-running single grower of organic vegetables in the nation, Grimmway looks […]

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Grimmway Farms Hosts USDA Deputy Secretary Censky

BAKERSFIELD, CA, September 3, 2019—This past week United States Department of Agriculture Deputy Secretary Stephen Censky, Deputy Press Secretary Alec Varsamis and Senior Congressional Advisor Veronica Wong visited Grimmway Farms headquarters in Arvin, CA. Conducted under the leadership of Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, the visit to Grimmway signified one of many listening sessions the […]

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Grimmway Farms Honored with County and City Proclamations

BAKERSFIELD, CA, June 10, 2019—During last week’s city council meeting, Bakersfield Mayor Karen Goh presented a city proclamation to Grimmway Farms co-owner Kari Grimm Anderson and sons Brett and David Grimm declaring June 5, 2019 as “Grimmway Farms Day in Bakersfield” to honor the company’s 50th anniversary. The world’s largest producer of carrots and the […]

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Grimmway Farms Expands Southeast Operations

BAKERSFIELD, CA and LAKE PARK, GA, June 3, 2019—Grimmway Farms, the world’s largest producer of carrots and the nation’s largest producer of organic vegetables, announced today that it has acquired the southern Georgia and north Florida processing facilities and assets of Lake Park, Georgia-based Generation Farms. The acquisition marks the expansion of the company’s farming […]

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Grimmway Recognizes Employees and Students at Annual Picnic

BAKERSFIELD, CA, April 19, 2019—Grimmway Farms, the world’s largest producer of carrots and nation’s largest producer of organic vegetables, hosted its annual company picnic at the Kern County Fairgrounds this past Sunday. Initiated over 30 years ago by company founders Rod and Bob Grimm, the picnic honors Grimmway’s dedicated employees and their families each spring. […]

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Cal-Organic Farms to Ship Fresh Crop Organic Potatoes

BAKERSFIELD, CA, April 15, 2019—This week Cal-Organic Farms, the nation’s largest producer of organic vegetables, will start shipping freshly-harvested, new crop red and gold potatoes to customers in the United States and Canada. The company’s organic russet and rainbow fingerling varieties are set to follow in early June. A division of Grimmway Farms, Cal-Organic is […]

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Grimmway Celebrates Anniversary with Industry and Friends

Produce Leader Kicks Off “Family-Owned for 50 Years and Growing” Campaign at Exclusive Farm Tour & Dinner BAKERSFIELD, CA, April 9, 2019—Grimmway Farms, the world’s largest producer of carrots and nation’s largest producer of organic vegetables, is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a campaign honoring its founders Rod and Bob Grimm and acknowledging those who […]

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Grimmway Launches “Family-Owned for 50 Years and Growing” Celebration

Produce Leader Celebrates Anniversary by Honoring Community & Industry Partners BAKERSFIELD, CA, March 25, 2019—Grimmway Farms, the world’s largest producer of carrots and nation’s largest producer of organic vegetables, is poised to celebrate its 50th anniversary by acknowledging and honoring those who have been integral to the company’s success—their employees, supplier partners, customers and local […]

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Jeff Huckaby Joins USDA Secretary Perdue at NYSE

NEW YORK, NY, March 20, 2019—Grimmway Farms President Jeff Huckaby joined United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue yesterday to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange. The New York Stock Exchange welcomed Secretary Perdue, other agriculture executives, and his guests to profile the future of agriculture in America. Also joining […]