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Interview with Grimmway Farms - The Largest Carrot Grower in the World!

Where is the company located?

Headquartered in Bakersfield, California

How did the company get started?

Grimmway Farms traces its roots to a roadside produce stand opened by Rod and Bob Grimm in Anaheim, CA. The Grimm brothers incorporated their business in 1969 and moved the company to Kern County in 1981 to take advantage of the region’s fertile, year-round growing conditions. In 1990, they combined their knowledge of farming, engineering and consumer trends to market cut and peeled baby carrots. They grew potatoes as a rotation crop which they sol