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Networking Night Company List Fall 2020

Monday, October 5, 2020

4:00 – 7:00pm

Handshake Virtual Fair


*Agri-Investment Services Group of Berkshire Hathaway Northwest Real Estate – in commercial and industrial agricultural assets such as hazelnut orchards; vineyard and wineries; blueberry fields; grass seed farms; nurseries; packing and processing operations; and similar holdings

*Betaseed – – The leading sugarbeet seed brand for growers in North America

*Bleyhl Co-Op – an instrument to support community institutions and endeavors to ensure the Yakima Valley is the preeminent, most vibrant farming community for generations

*CSS Farms – multi-state agricultural business, strives to provide innovative solutions and superior quality and service to our customers

*J.R. Simplot Company – – One of the largest privately held food and agribusiness companies in the nation

*McCain Foods – – ​​We want to make people happy every day through our good food, good business and good farming. It’s our purpose

*Northwest Farm Credit Services – – Leading agricultural lender and crop insurance provider

*Nutrien Ag Solutions – the leading agricultural retailer of crop inputs and solutions, we’re here to help you grow

*Phelps Creek Vineyards – Established in 1990. Our small boutique winery focuses on estate grown Pinot Noir and Chardonnay varietals, annually producing 5,000 cases of wine in total

*Ste. Michelle Wine Estates – a collection of distinctive wine estates, each allowed to explore to the fullest extent the unique growing conditions and individual winemaking practices that give the wines from these estates their extraordinary character

*Syngenta – – We are a business that helps humanity face its toughest challenge: how to feed a rising population, sustainably

*Temco – CHS – – Cargill –– Grain exporting 

*The McGregor Company – – Serves growers in Washington, Idaho and Oregon with the seed, crop inputs, equipment, research and advice needed to raise healthy, sustainable crops

*Three Canyon Farms, LLC – an industry leader in sustainable farming and food processing

*USDA Farm Production & Conservation (FPAC) – the Department’s focal point for the nation’s farmers and ranchers and other stewards of private agricultural lands and non-industrial private forest lands. FPAC agencies implement programs designed to mitigate the significant risks of farming through crop insurance services, conservation programs and technical assistance, and commodity, lending, and disaster programs

*USDA Farm Service Agency – to ensure a stable food supply for the nation by supporting American farmers

*Walla Walla Nursery Company – a wholesale grower of quality perennials, ornamental grasses, vines, shrubs, edibles and more

*Wilbur-Ellis Company – nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services

*Yakima Chief Ranches –– integrated crop management company that specializes in breeding new hop varieties for the global brewing industry

*Zirkle Fruit Company – proud of the communities in which we grow our fruit and where we and our employees live

*Zirkle Family Vinyards & Four Feathers Wine Estates – a family-owned winery providing premium bulk wine and custom winemaking for clients throughout the country

*Confirmed Companies