Local Grow­ers

Fresh fruits and veg­eta­bles have a per­sonal and dis­tinc­tive place of ori­gin.

Inde­pen­dent & small scale fam­ily farms con­tribute to our regional abun­dance and land­scape with a wide vari­ety of fresh, peak of sea­son pro­duce.

Check out some of our notable farmer pro­files to see who’s grow­ing your food.

Hitch­cock Farms

Hitch­cock Farms is a rec­og­nized leader among Cal­i­for­nia pro­duce com­pa­nies. Head­quar­tered in the heart of the Salad Bowl of the World with the cool waters of the Mon­terey Bay as their back­drop. Their farms are sea­son­ally located in the fer­tile Sali­nas Val­ley in the spring, sum­mer and fall, then shift to the Impe­r­ial Val­ley of South­east­ern Cal­i­for­nia dur­ing the win­ter months.

In the 1880’s, the Hitch­cock and Panziera fam­i­lies had a vision of grow­ing and pack­ing the high­est qual­ity veg­eta­bles for the pro­duce indus­try. Since 1980. Hitch­cock Farms has engaged and part­nered with grow­ers that carry that same vision and fam­ily her­itage. Hitch­cock Farms has been on the cut­ting edge of prod­ucts, inno­va­tion and sustainability.