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Grimmway Farms Handler Division

P.O. Box 81498
Bakersfield, CA 93380
United States

Our organic produce is branded as Cal-Organic. We set the highest quality standards in the industry and then exceed them. We have been dedicated to organic farming and finding a harmonic balance with nature for over 30 years. Our farming implements many sustainable methods and we are constantly improving our water and energy conservation efforts.

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Kern
Processor Handler

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 07/01/09

Certification: Mexico Compliance Program
Status: Withdrawn
Date: 01/11/22

Certification: Japan Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 11/03/08

Certification: US/Korea Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 06/14/18

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 08/05/95

Coast Produce Company, Inc.

1791 East Bay St.
Los Angeles, CA 90021
United States

We have been dedicated to organic and biodynamic farming practices for over twenty years. Located in Durham, California, our vineyard is in the heart of a farming community that is known for its rich and fertile soil. Our grapes are harvested and sorted by hand then crushed, fermented and cared for by our family. We are committed to making high quality wines that are a pleasure to drink.

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Processor Handler
Pacific Southwest

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 08/22/06

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 08/22/06

Creekside Organics, Inc.

1201 24th St.
Suite B110-146
Bakersfield, CA 93301
United States

At Creekside Organics we value the organic farmer as well as the organic consumer. We, along with our growers, are dedicated to upholding the strictest food safety standards. We focus on organic row crop sales, marketing items like asparagus, bell peppers, cantaloupes, honeydew and watermelons and a variety of vegetables.

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Processor Handler
Kern

Certification: EU & UK Equivalence
Status: Withdrawn
Date: 05/01/19

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 03/22/17

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 03/22/13

Certification: Crops
Status: Surrendered
Date: 03/22/17

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 03/22/17

George Chiala Farms, Inc.

15500 Hill Rd.
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
United States

Our farm specializes in the production of prepared vegetable ingredients with many Certified Kosher and Certified Organic options. Throughout our 38 years in the business, our farm has gained access to the highest grade vegetables in many world markets. Today we grow a wide variety of conventional and organic fruits available throughout California.

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Processor Handler
Central Coast

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 01/19/96

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 01/19/96

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 06/17/11

Melissa\'s World Variety Produce, Inc.

5325 South Soto St.
Vernon, CA 90058
United States

Family is a big part of World Variety\'s success. The Melissa\'s brand is named after Joe and Sharon\'s daughter, who takes an active role in the company. Through the years, the company has found stable growth thanks to the support of very loyal customers and a close-knit family of employees dedicated to customer service. After all, Joe Hernandez has made the company philosophy straightforward "Give the customers what they want and keep them happy!" World Variety is committed to industry and consumer education about specialty produce.

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Pacific Southwest
Processor Handler

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 09/15/98

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 09/15/98

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 09/18/18

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 09/18/18

Calalu LLC dba California Specialty Farms

2421 East 16th St.
Unit 1
Los Angeles, CA 90021
United States

Established in 1993, California Specialty Farms began as a boutique shipper. Specializing in organic and conventional fresh herbs, hand carved vegetables and sourcing the unique "bits & pieces" needed to fullfill culinary appetites of all kinds, was and remains one of our hallmarks. Although times have changed and the specialty produce world has evolved, our desire and commitment remain the same! From the smallest overnight package of a single pound of product, to commercial air containers or full truck shipments with pallets of mixed commodities- we are feeding the world.

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Pacific Southwest
Processor Handler

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 03/22/22

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 03/22/22

Pero Family Farms Food Company, LLC

14095 State Road 7
Delray Beach, FL 33446
United States

We have been recognized as a symbol of quality, freshness, and reliability since 1908. From our humble beginnings to today, we have valued our customers and the trust they place in our hands to bring you and your family the best possible foods from our farms. We are committed to consistently providing safe, high quality produce and vegetables while protecting the environment in which our vegetables are grown.

Chapters
Processor Handler

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 04/28/07

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 05/21/07

Certification: Crops
Status: Certified
Date: 05/21/07

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 11/03/11

Tutti Frutti Farms

4457 Santa Rosa Rd.
Lompoc, CA 93436
United States

We sell our fresh, organic produce at many farmers\' markets throughout the Southern Californian coast, to restaurants, to grocery stores, and through our CSA program.

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South Coast

Certification: Handling
Status: Certified
Date: 12/01/10

Certification: Crops
Status: Certified
Date: 10/27/97

Certification: US/Canada Equivalence
Status: Compliant
Date: 06/10/11

Certification: USDA NOP
Status: Certified
Date: 10/27/97

Certification: GLOBALG.A.P. HPSS
Status: Withdrawn
Date: 03/15/16