We were created by Sunkist Growers in 1907 to supply wood for their crates. We are the oldest non-profit supply cooperative in the nation and have grown alongside the West Coast’s citrus production. We’ve been crafting solutions around agricultural supply chain needs for over 100 years now. Today, in addition to working with Sunkist, all of our agricultural services are open to the public throughout California and Arizona. Our vertically integrated services combined with our vast experience helps us deliver the kind of products and services you expect from a company that has thrived for over a century.
Whether you grow, harvest, package, or ship, we’ve got your agricultural supply needs covered! We’re the experts in citrus, nuts, avocados, stone fruit, grapes, row crops and more. We carry hard-to-find agricultural supplies, and equipment in our 6 retail stores across California and Arizona. We carry packinghouse supplies, fertilizers and pesticides, cartons, lawn and garden supplies, harvesting supplies, grower supplies, irrigation parts, power equipment, perform engine repairs and services and more. Learn more
Our cutting-edge, highly-automated Carton Plant in Ontario, California manufactures corrugated boxes, trays and displays. We understand your corrugated needs and can help better than anyone. We offer dependable lead times you can rely on and customer service you can trust. With our state-of-the-art equipment, quality processes, on-site lab, and full design support, we provide the highest quality corrugated packaging systems in the market place. Learn more
We build high-quality durable wooden shipping pallets at our Pallet Plant in Visalia, California. Our pallets help resolve issues such as long lead times and damaged product. We sell only the highest quality hardwood and softwood pallets at competitive prices. The FGS Pallet Plant also offers on-site heat treating available for pallets used for export shipments. Learn more
Our Packing Services department in Exeter, California researches and develops cutting-edge food-grade wax and creates custom packline machines. Our talented service technicians, manufacturing personnel, laboratories, and research staff work to provide low-cost, innovative processes. We can help you exceed food safety standards while making your produce more efficient. Our wax is manufactured locally, which guarantees freshness and consistency. We monitor multiple quality attributes on each batch ensuring the highest quality wax the market provides. Our manufacturing and delivery processes provide full trace-ability. Learn more
Our irrigation specialists across Santa Paula and the California Central Valley, design and install commercial irrigation jobs – regardless of acreage size. We specialize in irrigation services like system design, installation, consulting, and material supplies. The FGS Irrigation Department provides growers with expertly designed, high-quality irrigation systems at competitive prices. Utilizing the latest technologies and best practices, we strive to achieve the most efficient use of water, energy and labor, resulting in lower costs and benefitting the environment through water conservation. We supply a huge inventory of parts and supplies including pipes, tubing, pumps, filters, emission devices, fittings and much more. Learn more
We manage 250,000 acres of forestland in California, Washington and Oregon – responsibly and sustainably! FGS’s forests grow more volume than is cut each year. We harvest an average of 60 to 70 million board feet of timber annually in California, Oregon, and Washington. Approximately 10,000 acres per year are treated for either reforestation or to improve the growth of young forests. We offer Conifer products including Douglas Fir, White Fir, Red Fir, Noble Fir, Ponderosa Pine, Sugar Pine, Incense Cedar, Western Red Cedar and Western Hemlock. We offer Hardwood products including Red Alder and Big Leaf Maple. Learn more
Let FGS help you grow to market.