March 11, 2010
City: Carpinteria, CA
Owner: Toine Overgaag
Environmentally controlled square footage: 630,000 square feet
Shade house square footage: 65,000 square feet
Field production square footage: None
Number of offshore facilities: None
Percentage of production space under permanent environmentally controlled structure devoted to each crop.
|Flowering potted plants||100%|
Which stores do you serve: The Home Depot, Kroger, Trader Joe's, independent garden centers
Do you have any comments about immigration reform or the effectiveness of guest-worker programs?
Reality and short-term politics are at odds and the latter is winning easily.