Top 100 Southwest

 

Top 100 Growers: SOUTHWEST

Rank
Company
HQ State
2010 Acreage
Acreage Change
Year Founded
Crops Grown in 2010
Previous Rank
1
Navajo Agricultural Products Industry
NM
13,680
N/C
1970
beans, potatoes
1
2
Martori Farms
AZ
10,180
-1,565
1947
melons, beans
2
3
Pasquinelli Produce
AZ
9,201
842
1949
head lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, mix lettuce, Romaine, celery, anise, spinach, watermelon
3
4
Santa Rosa Produce
AZ
8,000
N/C
1982
melons
4
5
Jack’s Produce Co.
TX
7,980
2,830
2004
cabbage, green beans, sweet corn, squash, broccoli
6
6
Amigo Farms, Inc.
AZ
7,000
N/A
1992
lettuce, cabbage, honeydew, watermelon, Romaine
N/A
7
Del Monte Fresh Produce
AZ
5,950
N/C
1991
cantaloupe, honeydew
5
8
J&D Produce Inc.
TX
5,000
N/C
1986
cabbage, greens, pickles, onions, peppers, carrots, tomatoes
7
9
Rousseau Farming Co.
AZ
4,453
283
1986
broccoli, carrots, parsnips, parsley, kale, cilantro, leeks, beets, dill, fennel, spinach, swiss chard, cabbage, dry onions, celery, Romaine, iceberg lettuce, sweet corn, green chilis, watermelon
8
10
Waymon Farms
AZ
3,776
N/C
1984
Romaine hearts, mix lettuce, lettuce, romaine, broccoli, fennel
9
11
Duncan Family Farms
AZ
3,448
N/C
2007
spring mix, spinach, cabbage, mix lettuce, potatoes, herbs
11
12
Griffin Ranches Inc.
AZ
3,035
90
1960
iceberg lettuce, mix lettuce, broccoli, celery
14
13
Nakasawa Farms
AZ
3,000
N/C
1991
Romaine, cauliflower, broccoflower, broccoli, lettuce
12
14
Doug Mellon Farms
AZ
2,949
N/C
1946
broccoli, lettuce
13
15
Sakata Farms Inc.
CO
2,700
N/C
1954
beans, sweet corn, onions, broccoli, cabbage
16
16
Petrocco Farms
CO
2,642
142
1918
lettuce, cabbage, onions, greens, green beans, peppers, squash, spinach
18
17
Winter Garden Produce
TX
2,550
-300
1992
cabbage, broccoli, onions, lettuce, spinach
15
18
Sunny Valley Organics
AZ
2,520
N/C
1989
tomatoes, peppers, zucchini, cucumbers
17
19
Barkley Co.
AZ
2,100
N/C
1945
lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, broccolini
20
20
Bagley Produce Company, Inc.
TX
1,700
N/C
1977
watermelon
23
21
Everkrisp Vegetables Inc.
TX
1,576
N/C
1972
broccoli, potatoes, cabbage, other
24
22
Bill Burns Farms Inc.
TX
1,550
-650
1966
onions, potatoes
19
23
Wyatt Hidalgo Farms, Inc.
TX
1,368
-603
1997
dill, cilantro, swiss chard, turnip greens, collards, spinach, kale, mustard greens, carrots, cabbage, parsley, beets, kohlrabi
21
24
Krenmueller Farms
TX
1,200
N/C
1930
cabbage, onions, cantaloupes, mixed greens, cilantro
25
25
Mandujano Brothers
TX
1,200
N/A
1997
pumpkin, peppers, cantaloupe, watermelon, onions
N/A

 

North | Southeast  | West

Leave a Reply

Vegetables Stories
FruitsHighlights From The Mid-Atlantic Fruit And Vegetable Convention
January 28, 2015
Bio-control use, media literacy, and disease control were just a few of the topics discussed at the convention held in Hershey, PA. Read More
FruitsUSDA Forecast Predicts Normal Water Supply For Parts Of The West
January 27, 2015
The Southwest, Sierra Nevada region, and Pacific Northwest are starting the year drier than normal. Read More
CitrusNominees Sought For Florida Agricultural Environmental Leadership Award
January 26, 2015
Honor recognizes those developing and adopting environmentally innovative farming practices. Read More
CitrusIncreased Global Trade Opportunity Equals New Threats For Crops [Opinion]
January 26, 2015
Despite expanding business abroad, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam says he's confident in the protocols in place to prevent entry of invasive pests and disease. Read More
CitrusShopping For UAVs? Here Are 2 To Consider
January 25, 2015
Check out a couple of high-flying options from Altavian. Read More
FruitsJiffy Pumped To Introduce New Produce Propagation System
January 23, 2015
PreGro concept to make its debut at Fruit Logistica. Read More
Apples & PearsSurvey: Positive Indicators For Biocontrols In U.S. Horticulture, Agriculture
January 22, 2015
Preliminary results of a survey conducted in December 2014 of more than 850 readers across six Meister Media Worldwide titles Read More
The Latest
VegetablesSakata Seed Highlights Specialty Golden Beet
January 29, 2015
The company highlights specialty golden beet, Touchstone Gold. Read More
Protected AgricultureHow To Successfully Produce Vegetables In Controlled En…
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Merle Jensen offers pointers on growing systems, pest control, plant nutrition, harvesting, and more. Read More
IPMWhat You Need To Know To Maintain An Effective IPM Prog…
January 28, 2015
Greenhouse expert Karin Tifft discusses the importance of scouting, pest identification, control options, and the importance of sanitation. Read More
FruitsHighlights From The Mid-Atlantic Fruit And Vegetable Co…
January 28, 2015
Bio-control use, media literacy, and disease control were just a few of the topics discussed at the convention held in Hershey, PA. Read More
FruitsUSDA Forecast Predicts Normal Water Supply For Parts Of…
January 27, 2015
The Southwest, Sierra Nevada region, and Pacific Northwest are starting the year drier than normal. Read More
CitrusNominees Sought For Florida Agricultural Environmental …
January 26, 2015
Honor recognizes those developing and adopting environmentally innovative farming practices. Read More
CitrusIncreased Global Trade Opportunity Equals New Threats F…
January 26, 2015
Despite expanding business abroad, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam says he's confident in the protocols in place to prevent entry of invasive pests and disease. Read More
CitrusShopping For UAVs? Here Are 2 To Consider
January 25, 2015
Check out a couple of high-flying options from Altavian. Read More
FruitsJiffy Pumped To Introduce New Produce Propagation Syste…
January 23, 2015
PreGro concept to make its debut at Fruit Logistica. Read More
Apples & PearsSurvey: Positive Indicators For Biocontrols In U.S. Hor…
January 22, 2015
Preliminary results of a survey conducted in December 2014 of more than 850 readers across six Meister Media Worldwide titles Read More
Apples & PearsReal-World Solutions Highlight First Biocontrols 2015 C…
January 22, 2015
Topping the inaugural event's marquee are presentations on “Driving Crop Quality and Productivity Using Biocontrols” by representatives from two of the largest produce growing organizations in the country. Read More
Food SafetyStill Plenty On The Plate Regarding Food Safety Moderni…
January 22, 2015
Almost two years after originally being proposed, four revised rules are still being picked over. Read More
Insect ControlExceptional Care Needed When Taking On Common Blossom T…
January 21, 2015
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this insect pest of vegetables. Read More
VegetablesTakeaways From The 2015 Empire State Producers Expo
January 20, 2015
From crop protection pointers to potato breeding, there was no shortage of learning opportunities at the New York show. Read More
CitrusBayer CropScience Launches Latest Insecticide, Sivanto
January 20, 2015
New product delivers precision pest control to preserve the health of plants and protect fruit and vegetable crops. Read More
Food SafetyFood Safety Recall Survival Tips
January 20, 2015
Preparation is critical to ensure a smooth process. Read More
CitrusGrowers Should Stay Grounded When Reaching For Lofty Go…
January 20, 2015
Unmanned aerial vehicles are all the rage. Can and will this technology become a standard tool for farmers? Read More
Farm ManagementEcological Farming Association Conference Nears
January 19, 2015
The 35th annual conference will be held Jan. 21-24 in Asilomar, CA. Read More