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Serving California growers with uncompromised quality and personal attention to their profitability.

Products & Services

Creating value for the customers we serve.

Our business has grown to be one of the largest independent marketers of agricultural products in California. We are committed to remaining one of the best through constant re-investment in our facilities, employees, technology and infrastructure. While never wavering on our promise to deliver an exceptional customer experience.

Locations

We go wherever you grow.

There is nothing quite like California agriculture. With so much diversity, growers require a partner who understands what it takes to succeed in such a complex and rapidly-changing industry. For over 60 years, the people at Grow West® have been dedicated to being the local experts in California. Today, we do it from 18 retail, farm supply and wholesale manufacturing locations near you.

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News & Events

Your Local Experts

Here at Grow West, we understand that California agriculture is complex. Being your local agronomic experts, we value growing together and offer insights and information to help you succeed. Stay up to date on the latest Grow West content and events through our feature articles and quarterly newsletter, Growing Together™.

Partners

Strategic relationships that build grower profitability.

The combined resources of our company rival any supplier, anywhere. But we’re an even stronger organization when we work together with partners who share a common goal – to ensure grower success and grower profitability. We’ve identified, secured and created strategic joint ventures and supplier partnerships to better serve our customers.

Careers

Our culture is our core.

We have always sought out hiring best-in-class employees, and providing the business tools of education, training, and on-the-job experience for personal development and growth, to better serve our customer base. This translates to a ground up culture, highly reactive to market and customer changes and needs. All while maintaining our local presence, challenging the norms and driving innovation.

About Us

Grow West® represents the very best of agriculture.

Inside Grow West you’ll find a genuine desire to help our customers succeed and the aspiration to improve and serve our community.

With the help of  Bill Peterson from K.COE ISOM and legal advise from April Pearson, we provided insights into entity selection through the lens of liability and taxes. To read the full article, check out the link in our bio! 

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Investing in the future of California agriculure is a priority for Grow West. Especially when it comes to the future leaders in our industry. Our latest newsletter highlights the impacts of youth agriculture organizations on individuals in our organization today! Link in bio!

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Our technical service team provides their insight into the four things to consider when heading into dormant season. Want to learn more? Link to full article in our bio!

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Internships are a great opportunity for young professionals to learn more about potential careers and organizations in our industry. Our internship program is continuously evolving to best meet the needs of future PCAs. Learn more about our program at the link in our bio!

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Andrew Kindelt joined us from Cal Poly this summer at the Dixon location. Working closely with Robert Imbach, Andrew was able to learn more about tomatoes, alfalfa and sunflowers in addition to the processes of the Dixon location. When asked about his experience, Andrew shared, "I would recommend anyone to apply to become an intern at Grow West if they are interested in the agriculture crop industry. The internship does a great job of showing you the day to day life of a PCA out in the field. Every day you are in the field gaining experience." Andrew is looking to graduate with a degree in Agriculture Science with a concentration in crop science and eventually get his PCA license as well. 

Thank you Andrew and good luck this fall at Cal Poly!
Just when you think you have seen it all, 2020 sends us on a new trajectory. We are here to be your partner through it all. 

Read our latest newsletter at the link in our bio!

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Jerry Tapia joined us this summer from CSU Chico. With plans to graduate in Spring 2022 with a Bachelor of Agribusiness and Crop Protection Certification, Jerry shared his experience as a Grow West intern. "During my time at Grow West, I was fortunate to have worked with experienced PCA's that have a good understanding of the crops in the valley. They all influenced me to want to learn more, and grasp a deeper understanding of agriculture." His advice to potential interns would be, "Ask as many questions as possible. Taking notes and pictures of symptoms will help identify problems sooner."

Thank you Jerry for a great summer and good luck this fall at CSU Chico!
We just released our fall edition of our quarterly newsletter, Growing Together! Did you miss it? Sign up to receive via email! Also, visit our news page to view our latest newsletter. Links in bio!! #GrowWest #GrowingTogether
This summer, Crawford Cooley joined us from University of Wyoming through our internship program. One piece of advice Crawford has for others interested in the internship program is, "One piece of advice I would like to give someone who wants to intern with Grow West would be to ask plenty of questions. You're working with some very educated people. Take advantage of the opportunity." Crawford said this internship has helped him understand the knowledge behind being a successful vineyard manager. 

Thank you Crawford for a great summer!
Trucks are on the road as grape harvest continues. At Grow West we provide both fresh and fertilizer hauling to our growers.
Rachael Wilson joined us for her third summer in a row as an intern. Joining us from CSU, Chico, Rachael is looking forward to taking her PCA exam after graduation in December. When asked about her experience, she commented, "The past three years as an intern at Grow West have helped me learn so much about the agricultural retail industry as well as different types of pests, how to control them and the production of numerous crops, which will help me achieve my goal to be a PCA. I am beyond grateful for the learning opportunities Grow West has provided me."

Thank you Rachael for the past three summers and good luck in your last semester and PCA test!
MVP Safety Professionals are here to assist growers with their safety protocols around COVID-19, Wildfire Smoke, Harvest Equipment Safety and Nightwork. With written programs, training and hazard mitigation required by the combination of COVID-19 and Wildfire Smoke as well harvest and night work safety in full swing, MVP Safety is helping ensure growers are prepared have have the correct regulatory requirements to ensure safety. If you have any questions regarding their services, please visit their website at mvpsafety.org
Catherine Kett joined us this summer from CSU Chico through our internship program. Her future goal is to be a successful business women in the agriculture industry. When commenting on her experience at Grow West she shared, "As a company, our greatest resource is our people. With no shortage of amazing, knowledgeable people, this internship has shown me how capable I am when challenged with new things and the endless range my skill set can encompass. Communication is key and vital to creating a reputation for yourself. My experience will help me serve our growers at the highest caliber possible."

Congratulations Catherine on a great summer!!
On the road this week, pumpkins in Dunnigan. Fall is around the corner!
This summer, Melchor Alonso, a student at Santa Rosa Junior College, completed an internship on the North Coast. When asked about the most influential person during his internship, he called out Sandy Henson Valera. 

"Every PCA on the North Coast was extremely helpful, but if I had to choose it would be Sandy. She has helped me in every way possible when it comes to becoming a great scout/intern. She has stood by my side and given me an abundance of knowledge in and out of the vineyards. Including finding problems, communicating them with growers, and working to solve them."

Thank you Melchor for a great summer!!
Today we remember the lives that were lost, the survivors, and we salute the brave first responders that continue to put others before themselves! We will never forget! ♥️🇺🇸
Happy Labor Day to all the hard working men and women! Thank you for all you do! 🇺🇸
Rice harvest is in full swing in Rio Oso. At Grow West, we have a team of over 25 seasoned rice PCAs that are excited to help your fields reach their maximum potential. To learn more about our rice capabilities, visit www.growwest.com/rice.
It's the small moments that manifest into passion and a way of living. We love seeing multiple generations out in the field together. #FromTheField #GrowWest
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