2014 Top 25 Vegetable Growers – West

2014 Top 25 Vegetable Growers – West

Rank Company HQ State Acreage Acreage Change Year Founded Crops Previous Rank
1 Grimmway Enterprises CA 57,787 4,692 1968 beans, carrots, potatoes, mixed organic vegetables 1
2 D’Arrigo Bros. Of California, Inc. CA 36,847 3,047 1927 fennel, broccoli, cauliflower, mix lettuce, head lettuce, Romaine 2
3 Tanimura & Antle CA 25,527 -3,854 1982 anise, artisan lettuce, Romaine, beets, bok choy, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, cilantro, endive, escarole, kale, leeks, lettuce, napa, parsley, spinach, strawberries 3
4 Ocean Mist/Boutonnet Farms CA 24,890 N/C 1935 broccoli, cauliflower, celery, fennel, head lettuce, mix lettuce, spinach, artichokes, other 4
5 J.G. Boswell CA 20,000 N/C 1925 tomatoes 5
6 Nunes Vegetables, Inc. CA 19,223 663 1976 lettuce, cauliflower, celery, broccoli, leaf lettuce, Romaine, green onions, asparagus, strawberries, organic vegetables 6
7 Rio Farms CA 17,644 394 1978 carrots, celery, cole crops, leafy vegetables, mustard greens, onions, parsley, peppers, spinach 7
8 Mission Ranches CA 15,645 N/C 1988 bok choy, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, cilantro, endive, frisee, head lettuce, napa, parsley, Romaine, spinach, spring mix, garlic, peppers, fennel, organic vegetables, organic strawberries 8
9 Dresick Farms, Inc. CA 14,500 N/C 1974 cantaloupe, honeydew, watermelon, tomatoes, lettuce, onions 10
10 Betteravia Farms CA 13,111 -2,320 1932 green cabbage, leaf lettuce, Romaine, head lettuce, spinach, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, bok choy, napa, beans, cilantro, fennel 9
11 Agrinorthwest WA 13,000 N/C 1969 potatoes, corn, onion 12
11 Boskovich Farms CA 13,000 N/C 1915 onions, spinach, broccoli, asparagus, strawberries, sweet corn, celery, radishes, cilantro 12
13 Larsen Farms ID 12,900 -149 1969 potatoes 11
14 R.C. Farms LLC CA 10,467 -306 1971 celery, leafy greens, peas, spinach, squash, tomatoes, iceberg lettuce, artichokes, broccoli, cauiflower 14
15 River Point Farms OR 10,100 4,572 2007 onions 23
16 Wada Farms ID 10,000 N/C 1942 potatoes 15
17 Merril Farms CA 9,090 1,090 1933 lettuce, broccoli, cauliflower, celery, onions, carrots, strawberries 18
18 Royal Packing Co CA 8,310 N/C 1948 lettuce, cauliflower, broccoli, celery, cabbage, Romaine 16
19 Bengard Ranch CA 8,247 N/C 2005 celery, cole crops, leafy greens, peas, spinach, other 17
20 Mercer Canyons WA 7,301 601 1968 carrots, beans, corn, potatoes, garlic, onions, other 22
21 American Farms LLC CA 7,019 N/C 1985 broccoli, head lettuce, baby greens, mache, organic vegetables 19
22 Greenridge Farming WA 7,000 N/C 1976 potatoes, sweet corn 20
23 Christiansen & Giannini CA 6,800 N/A 1972 carrots, cole crops, leafy greens, onions, peppers, spinach, tomatoes N/A
24 Harris Farms CA 5,322 -1538 1937 asparagus, broccoli, cabbage 21
25 Neil Bassetti OR 4,900 N/C 1930 iceberg lettuce, Romaine, mix leaf, spinach, celery, cauliflower, broccoli, asparagus, onions, peppers, tomatoes 24
* N/A= Not applicable; farm not listed previous year
*N/C=No change

More information on the 2014 American Vegetable Grower Top 100 Grower List.

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