A Grower-owned Cooperative
Valley Fig Growers is located in Fresno, California. All of the commercially sold dried figs produced in the United States are grown in the Fresno area and north, in the fertile San Joaquin Valley. California represents 10% of the world production of dried figs.
Valley Fig Growers was established in 1959 and is the largest handler of figs in North America. The cooperative represents 40% of the California fig industry.
Valley Fig Growers markets its products worldwide. Retail products are sold under Valley Fig Growers own brand names of Blue Ribbon Orchard Choice, Sun-Maid, Orchard Choice, and Blue Ribbon.
Valley Fig Growers 50th Anniversary 1959-2009
A pictoral history of Valley Fig Growers
This book is dedicated to the fig grower/members, employees, vendors and cutomers who have made Valley Fig Growers a lasting success.