OVER 100 YEARS AND GROWING

Fruit Growers Supply was created by the Sunkist Growers in 1907 to manufacture wood crates for their California grown oranges. Today, in addition to serving Sunkist's supply chain needs, we're open to the public helping thousands of large and small farms get their product to market. Whether you're shopping for agricultural supplies, need help designing an commercial irrigation system, want the best citrus wax available, need custom corrugated packaging or reliable shipping pallets, we can help.


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SUPPLY STORES

CORRUGATED PACKAGING

Serving North of Ontario, CA: Salinas, CA, South of Ontario, CA: Baja California, Mexico, and East of Ontario, CA: Nogales, AZ

With our main hub in Ontario, CA and a box depot out of Woodlake, CA, we supply growers by the truckload with high quality, customizable corrugated packaging solutions. Leveraging our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and cutting edge technology, we offer superior efficiency and world-class customer service. We’re nimble, easy to work with, and quick to market –– with unmatched industry experience to deliver the corrugated packaging you need, when you need it.

AGRICULTURAL SUPPLIES

Woodlake, Porterville, Orange Cove, Santa Paula, and Riverside

Our retail and operation centers carry the hard-to-find agricultural supplies you need day-in and day-out, including fertilizers, lawn and garden, pesticides, insecticides, apparel, and tools, safety equipment, janitorial supplies, irrigation supplies, power tools and more. Come check out our vast inventory today.

FULL-SERVICE IRRIGATION DESIGN

Woodlake, Porterville, Orange Cove and Santa Paula

Fruit Growers Supply offers irrigation design, parts, and installation for both small and large acreage commercial projects. We even offer water treatment programs to ensure maximum irrigation system effectiveness. We always stay ahead of the curve by implementing new technologies and best practices that help you achieve the most efficient use of water. Learn more about our irrigation services and schedule your free consultation today.

PALLETS

Visalia, CA

At Fruit Growers Supply, we manufacture custom wood pallets designed to meet your unique specifications. Our pallets are sturdy and reliable and help protect your products during transit, whether you’re shipping domestically or out of the country. We build the absolute highest quality and most durable wooden shipping pallets, made from the best available raw materials available.

POSTHARVEST SERVICES

Exeter, CA

Our postharvest department specializes in developing cutting-edge, food-grade citrus wax. Our innovative lab technicians and expert research teams work hard to achieve the most efficient wax on the market in order to protect your fruit, and make it shine. We also offer a support staff of trained professionals that help ensure your packinghouse machinery is running efficiently and smoothly.

TIMBER

Oregon, Washington

Across our timberlands, we cultivate Conifer products like Douglas Fir, White Fir, Red Fir, Noble Fir, Ponderosa Pine, Sugar Pine, Incense Cedar, Western Red Cedar, Westren Hemlock and offer hardwood products including Red Alder and Big Leaf Maple. We believe in being stewards of the land and in ensuring sustainability. Learn more about our timber products and contact us for sales today.

OUR HISTORY

Throughout our long history, when challenges have arisen in the agricultural industry, we have acted fast to solve them. We were born out of adversity and have learned to adapt to our customers’ ever-changing needs. Today, we are the oldest non-profit supply cooperative in the nation. Though our product offerings have expanded and our methods have improved, we adhere to the same principles of delivering superior customer service every step of the way.

COMMITTED TO SUSTAINABILITY

At Fruit Growers Supply, we source the majority of the timber for our products from our forests along the West Coast of the United States. Our management of these forests abides by the  Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) 2015-2019 Standard, and we grow more volume than is cut each year. Our commitment to sustainability extends across all of our divisions, and integrates the harvesting and reforestation of our forests with the responsible conservation of natural resources in these regions.

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