Pitman Family Farms has added 25,000 square feet to a chicken processing plant in Sanger, Calif. Building improvements totaled about $2 million.
In addition, the fast growing company is adding two new buildings totaling 14,000 square feet valued at $500,000 and is installing solar panels to its complex, a city planner told the Fresno Business Journal. Pitman Family Farms has farms in both Tulare and Fresno counties raising an organic line of turkeys, chicken and ducks.
Pitman Family Farms' Mary's Chickens, Turkeys and Ducks brand reported 600 full-time employees in The Business Journal's most recent Food Processors list. The Mary's label is named for founder Rick Pitman's wife Mary.