A Rich History of Agriculture in Imperial Valley

Agriculture has a rich tradition in Imperial Valley.  Today the region is becoming fertile ground for the location of agriculture companies that recognize the advantages of locating here:

  • Proximity to biotechnology firms and research

  • Optimal climate for year-round growing season

  • Publicly owned water and energy delivered at an affordable cost

  • Wide variety of available commodities

  • Availability of an affordable and youthful workforce

  • Available land zoned for agricultural and commercial use

  • Access to three international ports

  • Central location to major southwest markets

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  • Cattle, Heifers and Steers

  • Lettuce

  • Broccoli

  • Carrots

  • Spinach

  • Vegetable & Vinecrop

  • Dates

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