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Meet Our Customers - Producing Excellence

Producing Excellence shares compelling stories of American farmers and ranchers, representing the diversity to be found in this thriving industry sector: operations large and small, organic and conventional, rural and urban, newcomers to agriculture and producers whose operations span generations. With financing from Farm Credit and critical services provided by rural utility companies also represented here, these successful business people are producing the food, fuel and fiber on which we all depend.

All profiles tagged with "Fruit":
  • Ben LaCross

    Suttons Bay, MI

    The next time you enjoy the cherry on top of your ice cream sundae, you can thank farmer Ben LaCross and his father, Glenn. Read More »
  • Pat McGuire

    Ellsworth, MI

    Diversifying both his crops and his customers helps this cherry farmer manage his risk and increase his profits. Read More »
  • Jenny Crist Kohn

    Walden, NY

    After exploring an off-farm career, this young producer returned to her family farm with plans to someday take over. Read More »
  • John Prukop

    Jim Wells County, TX

    Seeking new crops and new technology contributes to the success of this diversified farming operation. Read More »
  • Knouse Foods

    Peach Glen, PA

    The sun's energy helps power this apple processing plant, providing environmental and financial benefits. Read More »
  • Larry and Jenny Black

    Fort Meade, FL

    As a citrus grower and manager of a citrus packing company, Larry Black works to increase citrus yields and overcome a resilient tree disease. Read More »