Business Supporting Members
Business Supporting members are businesses and Farm Bureau members who choose to support Farm Bureau. They recognize the value of Farm Bureau and want to support the organization in its mission, which in turn helps the farming community. Their businesses also depend on patronage by farmers. When you are looking for supplies or professional services, please seek out one of the Business Supporting members listed here.
American AgCredit is part of the nationwide Farm Credit System, and has been providing credit and financially related services to farmers, ranchers, and agribusiness cooperatives since 1916. We are committed to providing innovative services, programs, and financial solutions to meet the evolving needs of our customers. Our business is to support yours, and we have a broad spectrum of financing options to meet full- or part-time agricultural business needs for operating costs, livestock purchases, machinery, refinancing debt, real estate, or leasing capital items such as equipment, building and vehicles.
California Bank & Trust
California Bank & Trust offers competitive 15-year fixed and 30-year variable rate financing programs. The rates on these loans are now at near historic lows and have no prepayment penalties. The Bank also offers credit lines with up to 10-year draw periods and a 30-year term. When you work with CB&T, you work with a local bank that prides itself on friendly, personal service and fast loan approvals from decision-makers in San Diego.
Garrett Yacopetti - Assistant Vice President Agribusiness
40723 Murrieta Hot Springs Road
Murrieta, CA 92562
Phone: (951) 461-4530,
Fax: (951) 894-5770
Rabobank, N.A. is a premier California community bank and a leading provider of agricultural financing and banking products to California farmers, ranchers, input suppliers and agricultural manufacturers. Rabobank offers tailored solutions for equipment financing, operating loans, agricultural real estate loans, as well as insurance and risk management. The bank’s 118 branches, vast ATM network, and innovative online and mobile banking services empower customers to bank when, where and how they want. Rabobank’s 1,800 employees take pride in helping to improve their communities professionally and personally.
Wells Fargo- Regional Commercial Banking
Our customers are companies with annual revenues in excess of $10 million or credit needs in excess of $2 million, including manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, distributors, importers, exporters, and services companies.
Our comprehensive suite of services include:
- Tailored financing (including lines of credit, term loans, equipment loans, syndications, and more)
- Treasury management
- Risk management and insurance*
- Investment banking and capital markets services*
- Commercial real estate
- Asset management
- Business valuation and succession planning
- Employee benefits
- Commercial Electronic Office® (CEO®) banking portal
Applied Industrial Microbiology Laboratory
Applied Industrial Microbiology is a California ELAP certified full-service microbiology laboratory specializing in the analysis of food, water and environmental samples. We offer the specific tests for Fecal Coliforms, E. coli, E. coli O157:H7 and Salmonella in irrigation waters, seeds, composts and fertilizers as outlined in the California Leafy Green Products Handler Marketing Agreement (LGMA). In addition, our laboratory is capable of analyzing sewage sludge (biosolids) for Fecal Coliforms and Salmonella by EPA Methods 1680, 1681 and 1682. Our focus is to provide the highest quality test results while maintaining competitive prices and the fastest turn-around-times possible.
El Corazon Compost Facility
3210 Oceanside Boulevard
Oceanside, CA 92054
Phone: (760) 439-9920
Fax: (760) 439-9138
Agri Service provides recycling services & operates full service compost facilities in Southern California. Working with local and state agencies to develop green waste facilities to meet the needs of communities, professional growers and gardeners. With over 30 years of experience in soil science and plant nutrition & 15 years of experience with urban organic recycling, permitting and regulatory compliance. Our team’s combined experience allows us to assist cities and counties in managing and reducing their waste flow in an environmentally and economically sound manner.
Berger Sunland Garden
Berger* has over 50 years of experience, excellence, and evolution in the industry. From its humble beginnings in Saint-Modeste, Québec, when peat moss was harvested manually and sold locally, to today’s international growing-mix powerhouse, Berger has helped its horticultural customers far and wide to achieve unremitting growth with their crops—and businesses. Our reputation for quality and consistency is our trademark.
We provide high-quality growing media and services as well as access to a dedicated team ready to bring its technical k knowledge into your operations and in your fields.
The Berger team members are passionate about the growing mix business because, every day, we see the benefits of our work in the field. We believe there is no better business to be in, and there is no better growing mix company than Berger.
*Berger is the proud owner of Sunland Garden Products and its state of the art mixing facility in Watsonville , California.
Crop Production Services
Your best full service distributor of fertilizers, agricultural chemicals, safety equipment, injectors, tanks and horticultural supplies. Licensed pest control advisors and certified crop advisors. Custom application services and GPS mapping available.
Emerald Plains, Inc.
Emerald Plains is the home of E Z GREEN®, a low odor, composted organic soil fertilizer made from chicken manure. It is available in bulk and 1 cu. ft. bags. E Z GREEN® has been listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) for use in organic production and CDFA Organic Material Input approved.
14375 Monte Vista
Chino, Ca 91710
Plastic Nursery Containers
1105 W. Mission
Escondido, CA 92025
Phone: (760) 745-4671
Fax: (760) 745-4138
189 S. Rancho Santa Fe Road, Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone: (760) 944-5777
530 Alvarado Street, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Phone: (760) 728-6127
29219 Juba Road, Valley Center, CA 92082
Organic and conventional fertilizers (dry, liquid, custom blends), pest, weed & rodent control, hand & power tools, vineyard supplies, landscape lighting, irrigation supplies, drainage & erosion control. Pest recommendation services available. Serving the needs of the grower, landscaper and home gardener since 1952!
Mineral Maxx LLC
PO Box 674
Julian, CA 92036
OMRI listed miner of ORGANIC minerals, supplying all 21+ minerals used by plants and 55+ trace minerals. A leader in the REMINERALIZATION MOVEMENT. Available from our yard in Valley Center, Ca. or our yard in Nipton, Ca. Or online shipped USPS to your door. Used to provide nutrient dense produce or pastures. MINERALMAXX mines,refines and delivers.
Leap Frog Industries, Inc
Salt removal, water filtration and conditioning. We can custom design the soil amendments as well as the application protocols. We design pond, waste water treatment for re-use including on-going protocols.
PBM Supply & Manufacturing, Inc.
PBM Supply & Manufacturing, Inc. is a manufacturer and distributor of sprayers for the agricultural and pest control industries. A family-owned business since 1969, PBM specializes in high quality spraying equipment manufactured in our modern, well-equipped facilities in Chico, California. We also offer custom-built sprayers of all types. “Custom to you is stock to us.” Repair parts and service are also an integral part of our business, and we carry a multi-million-dollar inventory of parts to back you up.
“R” Hay & Grain, Inc.
535 Opper Street
Escondido, CA 92029
Feed store. Look us up on Facebook
Rudi Stockalper Fertilizer Service, Inc.
Rudi Stockalper and Eb Hogervorst
PO Box 833, Ramona, CA 92065
Rudy's Phone: 760-747-5577
Eb's Phone: 760-801-5661
All organic products. Compost, mulch, fertilizer, shavings. Custom spreading. Over 30 years in business.
San Pasqual Valley Soils
We accept only selected feed stocks to produce the highest quality organic soil amendments, top soils and mulches for sale at reasonable prices. Discount for Farm Bureau members.
Syngenta Professional Products
Syngenta is a basic manufacturer of fungicides, insecticides, herbicides and plant growth regulators for the turf, ornamental and aquatic markets.
Target Specialty Products
431 Daisy Lane, San Marcos, CA 92078
Toll free: 800-237-5233
The West’s leading distributor of specialty agricultural chemicals, fertilizers, application equipment, services and education. Since 1969, Target has provided products and services to both the public and private sectors in the landscape, golf, professional pest management, nursery and vegetation management markets. Committed to quality through service, Target is ISO 9002 certified and provides specialized training and education programs in risk management, worker safety and regulatory compliance.
Sunshine Care Assisted Living
Specializing in Memory care. Inter-generational programs with local schools and churches, including gardening in our on site gardens which provide organically grown vegetables and fruits for our daily menus.
Anderson Estate Law, Inc.
145 S. Fig Street,
Phone: (760) 489-2938
Fax: (760) 489-4092
Valley Center office by appointment only:
28714 Valley Center Road, Suite D
Estate planning specialist: wills, trusts, probate, trust administration, powers of attorney. Twenty-five years experience. 10 percent discount to Farm Bureau members.
Best Best & Krieger
Other locations: Riverside, Ontario, Indian Wells, Los Angeles, Irvine, Walnut Creek, Sacramento, Wash DC.
BB&K is a nationally recognized leader in natural resources and environmental law. Our attorneys are well versed in compliance and regulatory issues under federal and state water quality laws. BB&K represents clients before the State Water Resources Control Board, Regional Water Quality Control Boards, the Department of Pesticide Regulation, the Department of Food and Agriculture and other state and federal agencies.
California Estate Planning & Probate
Provide estate planning for farmers, ranchers, owners of vineyards, and nurseries, as well as business succession planning for these families. We do not stop at delivering documents custom drafted to meet their goals, but ensure the success of the plan ensuring trusts are fully funded and entire family is on board with the plan and understand what must be done upon the disability or death of a family member.
Lounsbery Ferguson Altona & Peak LLP
960 Canterbury Place, Suite 300,
Escondido, CA 92025
Phone: (760) 743-1201
Fax: (760) 743-9926
Business and real estate transactions and litigation, including land use, employment and corporate. Free initial consultation and 10 percent discount for Farm Bureau members.
SF Immigration Consulting, LLC
Founder and CEO: Simona Flores, former practicing attorney and retired judge. Ms. Flores is coming out of retirement to help undocumented persons become legal under the new Immigration Reform Law.
She brings vast experience to this project having helped thousands of undocumented persons become legal under the 1986 Immigration Reform. As an immigrant and former migrant farmworker she understands the plight of farmworkers and charges modest fees: $400.
Services offered throughout the country: online, by mail, by phone, and in person, at local office, or at farm sites with 20+ undocumented workers.
FREE INFORMATION to Employers and Employees. Call to request an appointment for a live presentation.
Bob Stall Chevrolet
San Diego County’s largest Chevrolet dealer. We have an extensive inventory of new and used commercial vehicles. GM offers $500 discount to Farm Bureau members on most new Chevrolets.
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014
Information line: 858-793-5555
Home of the:
- San Diego County Fair
- Del Mar National Horse Show
- Del Mar Thoroughbred Club
- Del Mar Holiday of Lights
We can host your next event, trade show or party.
Ready Line Fleet Service
Bo Rodriguez- Owner
2466 S. Santa Fe Ave. Unit F, Vista, CA 92084
We provide mobile, on-site maintenance and repair on your commercial vehicles, trucks, trailers and equipment. We eliminate the hassles of transporting your fleet of vehicles back and forth to a fixed repair shop. We come to you at your location, saving you Time & Money.
Please check us out. We want to earn your business!
Stotz Equipment / AROS Trailer
1830 W Mission Rd, Escondido, CA 92029
Escondido Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
El Cajon Store
411 N Marshall Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020
Fax: 619- 579-3483
El Cajon Email: email@example.com
John Deere & Stihl dealer among others. Sales, parts and service for multiple brands of agricultural equipment from handheld to large ag. In addition to equipment, AROS Trailer provides sales, parts and service for all types of trailers, including on-road and off-road.
Fallbrook Oil, Traut Petroleum, Inc
Lee & Linda Traut
1208 S. Main Street, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Phone: (760) 728-7703 or (760) 728-1723
In Riverside County call (951) 676-3288
Fax: (760) 728-5110
Agricultural-Construction-Industrial. Offering bulk deliveries of gasoline, clear and red dye diesel fuel, motor oils, major brand lubricants and kerosene. Tanks and pumps are available. An independent franchise of Pacific Pride. 24-hour automated fueling. Competitively priced; please call for quote. Fast and reliable service you have depended on since 1960.
Fallbrook Propane Gas Company
1561 S. Mission Rd,
Fallbrook, CA 92028
Chris Everett & Meredith Gordon
24-hour service. 10¢ per gallon off regular retail price for Farm Bureau members.
8088 Miramar Rd., San Diego, CA 92126
Phone: (760) 746-5500
Toll Free: (800) 366-3691
Ferrellgas Propane offers full service installation, piping, and maintenance for business, agricultural, and residential customers. Service to all of San Diego County. Preferred pricing for Farm Bureau members.
Andrew Thweatt- SKS, Inc.
Petroleum distribution. Farm Bureau member since 1965.
Bob and Richard Shuster
635 West Third, Escondido, CA 92026
Petroleum distribution. Gasoline, diesel and lubricants delivered to your ranch. Shuster Oil has served San Diego County agriculture since 1924. Farm Bureau member since 1989.
Arlan Knutson InsuranceBack to Top
3235 Old Highway 395, Suite B,
Fallbrook, CA 92028
Arlan Knutson Insurance is a family run business. We are one of the largest writers of Farm Insurance in San Diego and Riverside Counties. In addition to farm we write personal lines Auto and Home Insurance. Plus we can offer business insurance of all types. Call us for a quote and a real person will answer the phone.
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co
10505 Sorrento Valley Rd, #200, San Diego, CA 92121
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. is a global insurance broker and risk management services provider headquartered in Ithsca, Illinois. With a core focus on commercial insurance, employee benefits and HR consulting, Gallagher’s advisors specialize by industry and coverage types — developing solutions uniquely tailored to individual client requirements.
Montoya Insurance Agency
1672 E. Valley Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92027
Phone: (760) 746-0721,
Fax: (760) 746-7968
Montoya Insurance Agency is the first Farm Master Certified Agency in San Diego County. For 20 years we have made it our commitment to protect your farm/ranch operations through product knowledge and loss control. We will work with and for you. Please stop in as we are conveniently located next door to the San Diego County Farm Bureau.
Tyler Insurance Agency
Tyler Insurance Agency is a 3rd generation family insurance agency serving San Diego and Imperial counties since 1921. We are specialists in agribusiness insurance and one of the largest writers of farm and ag insurance in the San Diego region. We represent multiple carriers for any type of farm or ag account. We write farm property/liability/auto programs as well as ag workers’ compensation and employee benefits.
Briggs Tree Company
1111 Poinsettia Avenue, Vista, CA 92081
Phone: (760) 727-2727,
Fax: (760) 727-5312
A family owned and operated wholesale nursery since it was established in 1974, Briggs Tree Company supplies the landscape industry and general public with uncommon plant varieties not found in most nurseries. Products include a premier line of trees in many sizes as well as annuals and perennials, ground cover, shrubs and vines, palms and succulents grown on more than 200 acres of production growing grounds. Farm Bureau members receive a 15 percent discount on any products purchased. Delivery service available anywhere in the continental United States.
Primaflora International LP
311 Industrial Way Suite #5, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Phone: (760) 728-6624 ,
Toll Free: (888) 950-6624
Fax: (760) 728-1412
Primaflora is a wholesale to the trade only tropical plant cutting brokerage in business since 1978
Calavo Growers, Inc.
655 W Main Street, Santa Paula, CA 93061
Grower, packer, shipper. Organic certified.
Corona-College Heights Orange & Lemon Association
8000 Lincoln Avenue, Riverside, CA 92504
Packer and shipper serving California's citrus growers and buyers since 1899. State-of-the-art packing facilities accommodate organic and non-organic fruit. Domestic and international marketing strategies.
Del Rey Avocado Co.
1260 South Main Street,
Fallbrook, CA 92028
Phone: (760) 728-8325,
Fax: (760) 728-9018
With three generations of experience growing, packing and shipping avocados, Del Rey Avocado has deep understanding of the avocado industry. At Del Rey we know it is a privilege to deliver avocados from our grower’s trees to our customer’s shelves. We service both Conventional and Organic avocado growers.
ECO Farms Avocado
28790 Las Haciendas, Temecula, CA 92590
Grower, packer, shipper. Organic and commercial.
Harvest Time Produce
303 Via del Monte, Oceanside, CA 92058
Phone: (760) 722-6969
Fax: (760) 722-0339
We are an Avocado grower, packer and shipper that has accountability from grove to sales. We handle Avocados, Kumquats and Guavas. We have been in the Avocado business for over 25 years.
Henry Avocado Corporation
2355 E. Lincoln Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027
PO Box 300867
Escondido, CA 92030
Index Fresh Avocado
18184 Slover Avenue, Bloomington, CA 92316
Southern Field Station
Mailing address: PO Box 1835, Temecula, CA 92593
Phone: (951) 676-8696
Fax: (951) 693-4097
Conventional and organic grower, packer, shipper.
McDaniel Fruit Co., Inc.
965 E. Mission Road, Fallbrook, CA 92028
Grower, packer, shipper. Organically certified.
Mission Produce, Inc.
28071 Diaz Road, Box C, Temecula, CA 92590
California's best avocado packer and shipper.
Rainbow Valley Orchards
5115 5th Street
Rainbow, CA 92028
Phone: (760) 728-2905
Fax: (760) 723-2144
Rich Hart: (760) 497-0518
Jake Call: (760) (760) 801-2477
Certified organic citrus and avocado grower, packer and shipper.
Sunrise Farms, Inc.
3110 Scott Street,
Vista, CA 92081
PO Box 460489, Escondido, CA 92046-0489
Phone: (760) 598-3276
Fax: (760) 598-3274
Organic certified and conventional citrus packer, shipper, grower. We can help to convert your groves to organic! Over 30 years experience.
Villa Park Orchards Association
Field Manager/Grower Relations
Main packing house:
PO Box 307, Fillmore, CA 93016
Phone: (805) 857-8814
Villa Park Orchards Association is a cooperative packing house operation. We pack citrus, primarily oranges and grapefruit, and market it through Sunkist. We have been in business since 1923. Interested growers are encouraged to contact Mike Leichtfuss.
Edible San Diego
P.O. Box 83549, San Diego, Ca 92138
Season by season, Edible San Diego, a quarterly magazine, brings you an intimate view of local food and drink in San Diego. Our aim is to connect consumers with local growers, retailers, chefs, and food artisans. Join us as active members of the growing national movement that is encouraging people to eat more locally grown and locally produced foods.
Cushman & Wakefield of California, Inc.
Contact: D. Matt Marschall, MAI, ARA, FRICS
Executive Managing Director, National Practice Leader
Agribusiness, Natural Resources & Energy
Valuation & Advisory
4747 Executive Drive, 9th Floor, San Diego, CA 92121
Phone (direct): (858) 558-5626,
Office: (858) 452-6500
Mobile: (619) 540-5555,
Fax: (858) 452-3206
Agricultural property appraisal and consultation a specialty
Upper San Luis Rey Resource Conservation District
Located in Yuima Water District office
34928 Valley Center Road, Pauma Valley
Mailing address: PO Box 921, Pauma Valley, CA 92061
Phone: (760) 742-3564
Fax: (760) 742-1588
In partnership through mutual association we are working to assure the education and conservation of land & water along the San Luis Rey River Watershed within our district boundaries.
Baker Electric, Inc.
Baker Electric Commercial Solar is part of the Baker Electric group of businesses – a full service Electrical Contractor, established in 1938. We design and install renewable solar power systems that deliver electricity at a fraction of the cost you currently pay your utility company. As of December 2014, we have contracted for over 308 MW of commercial and utility scale solar. We have experience in roof, canopy, and ground mounted solar arrays.
14211 Garden Road, Poway, CA 92064
Solar electric power. Secure your power rates for your future. Photovoltaic systems scaleable to the smallest or largest power need. Federal tax credits for 30% and significant rebates are available.
California Landscape Contractors Association
12575 Stowe Drive, Poway, CA 92064
Call for a complimentary member directory. Services include landscape construction, maintenance, tree service, hardscaping, irrigation management, landscape supplies, woodwork and design-build.
San Diego County Flower & Plant Association
5600 Avenida Encinas #108, Carlsbad, CA 92008
Phone: (760) 431-2572
Fax: (760) 431-8834
Our mission is to strengthen, advance, and support the floriculture industry in Southern California.
Contact: Juanita Hayes
571 Enterprise Street, SD 1460,
Escondido CA 92029
SDG&E is a regulated public utility that provides energy service to 3.4 million people through 1.4 million electric meters and 860,000 natural gas meters in San Diego and southern Orange counties. Our service area spans 4,100 square miles.
San Diego County Water Authority
4677 Overland Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 522-6600
Aqua Clear Water Treatment Specialists, Inc.
8451 Miralani Dr., Suite C, San Diego, CA 92126
We are manufacturers of reverse osmosis and nano filtration systems. Complete design and build providers. We service and repair all competitor’s systems. Remote monitoring, antiscalent chemicals, membrane cleaning services, and water analysis.
Applied Membranes , Inc.
Gil Dhawan, President
2325 Cousteau Court, Vista, CA 92081
For more than 25 years, Applied Membranes has been proud to be a designer and manufacturer of the finest commercial and industrial reverse osmosis water filtration systems in the industry, both standard and customized, and that includes all pre-treatment and post-treatment equipment such as water softeners and carbon, UV, ozone and EDI systems. Applied Membranes is one of the few companies that have the expertise to provide reverse osmosis systems for drinking water, agricultural use, boiler feed water, seawater, desalination, ultrapure waters, USP water, and water reuse.
Fox Weather, LLC
726 13TH Street Suite A, Fortuna, CA 95540
Mailing address: PO Box 746
Phone: (805) 469-1368
Fax: (707) 725-9380
Website for Farm Bureau members only:www.foxweather2.com
Local 10 day weather forecasts, fruit frost, graphical rain forecasts, 30-day and seasonal outlook. Reports available via internet or email. Sign up online for our service and additional products at www.foxweather.com.
Hidden Valley Pump Systems, Inc.
31248 Valley Center Road, Valley Center, CA 92082
Hidden Valley Pump specializes in rehabilitating water wells to their peak efficiency as well as reconditioning old pumps like new. We do rebuilds from our own full-service machine and pump shop and take pride in what we do. Water well, booster pump and electrical systems service and design since 1986.
L.O. Lynch Quality Wells & Pumps, Inc.
856 W. Seventh St., San Jacinto, California 92582
Phone: (951) 654-7724
Toll free (888) 654-7724
Fax: (951) 654-2060
L.O. Lynch Quality Wells and Pumps, Inc. has the most modern drilling equipment in the industry today. All service trucks are stocked with the parts to repair a pump usually on the first call. All of L.O. Lynch's employees are experienced and trained on the newest technology in the industry.