Farmers' West Iris! Our Iris production is coming along
nicely! As you can see in this picture,
we are expecting an excellent Iris season!
If you haven't reserved some of this production,
give our friendly sales staff a call.
Don't wait! Before you know it, these
blue beauties will be gone!
Farmers West Snapdragons! Farmers West Snapdragon production is also coming
on very nicely! Our improved growing methods are
producing top-quality Snaps.
Did you know?: -In folklore, Snapdragons were believed to offer
protection from witchcraft!
-Snapdragons are geotropic. The tip of the flower
will always grow upward, even is laid horizontally.
Always store your Snapdragons upright!
Welcome to Farmers West! Thank you for finding our Farmers West Website!
Farmers West is a fresh-cut flower grower, located in
the heart of America's flower basket. Just 15 minutes
South of Santa Barbara, we boast mild micro-climates,
providing excellent conditions for growing flowers.
We invite you to look around our website & if you see
anything interesting, contact our experienced Sales Team.
Farm to Table Dinner Farmers West recently hosted a Farm to Table
Dinner for members of the International Special
Events Society (ISES) -Ventura/Santa Barbara
The dinner was truly amazing, but what made it
really special were the people. Thank you ISES
members for coming to our farm and experiencing a
little bit of our flower-world with your event.
We hope to work with all of you again, soon!
Welcome To The New Farmers West Website!
Farmers West is pleased to present to you its new & improved website! Know that every effort will be make to keep this site fresh and relevant to information you need most. Check back with us often to see the most recent product updates, new ideas, photos, etc.
To the right, you will find our latest news. Below, you will find other useful information.
For the most up-to-date information, pictures & comments, visit our Facebook & Twitter pages. We also have a few educational videos on YouTube, like the one below, from our friends at the Louisiana Farm Bureau:
We also hosted Millionaire Matchmaker a couple of years ago. If you didn't see this episode, here is an excerpt from that particular show:
We are excited to be CA Grown™! The "CA Grown™" campaign is a true public-private partnership. It is supported by the state and federal governments, as well as by the hundreds of growers who provide Californians with food, clothing, shelter and fiber. The campaign is also working with hundreds of stores throughout the state to promote California grown products.
April 7th, 2014
Farmers West & Rwanda
As the world remembers the atrocities which occurred in Rwanda 20 years ago, Farmers West remembers too. Farmers West has helped genocide survivors in Rwanda, by promoting farming & education. "It started with a cow", says Wilja Happe, owner and CEO of Farmers West. Read more about Solace Farms and Wilja's first of many trips to Rwanda here.
April 2nd, 2014
Christy York joins FW!
Christy York joins Farmers West! Christy has farming in her blood & is excited to join the Farmers West sales team!
December 31st, 2013
Rose Parade 2014!
If you had the chance to see the Rose Parade this year, we hope you saw the Cal-Poly float. Farmers West helped construct much of that float! Happy New Year everyone! Click on image to see more photos.
The Cal-Poly Float wins the Crown City Innovation Award!
December 20th, 2013
Celebrating Christmas, our Executive Managers & Department Managers were able to enjoy a traditional Christmas lunch. Fun-Fact: We added up how many years we have worked at Farmers West collectively... In Total: 275 amazing years! WOW!
Farmers West - 5300 Foothill Rd - Carpinteria, CA 93013 - Fax (805) 684-1528 - Tel (800) 549-0085 / (805) 684-5531
"Agriculture Makes Good Neighbors!"