Tom and Steve Church, chairman of the board and CEO of Church Brothers Farms, respectively, received the Produce Marketers for All Seasons award from The Packer at the Produce Marketing Association’s annual Fresh Summit meeting in Orlando.

Church Brothers Farms, based in Salinas, California, is a vertically integrated, family owned and operated company that farms in California, Arizona and Central Mexico and produces hundreds of fresh vegetable products for foodservice and retail. The company has an in-house farming/harvest program and state of the art processing plant, True Leaf Farms, in San Juan Bautista.

In presenting the award, the Packer staff said the Church family is an institution in Salinas Valley agriculture due to the legacy of service and innovation that Tom and Steve Church have demonstrated for more than 45 years.

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