Hickman’s Family Farms of Arizona has acquired the Armstrong layer flock in Valley Center, Calif. 

The addition brings Hickman’s current flock capacity to more than 5.5 million layers. “This deal will allow us to better serve and grow our base of customers in California,” said Glenn Hickman, president of Hickman’s.  

Hickman’s Family Farms, founded in 1944, is a fully integrated producer of shell eggs, pasteurized and cooked eggs, servicing customers in the Southwest.