American Pistachio Growers is an agricultural trade association representing members who are pistachio growers, processors and industry partners in California, Arizona and New Mexico. These states represent 100% of the domestic commercial pistachio production. Governed by an 18-member Board of Directors, we’re headquartered in Fresno, California. Pistachio nutrition research, government affairs, product development and market development are key activities conducted by the Association.
APG’s grower member Jimi Valov was recently named Tulare “Farmer of the Year” by the Kiwanis Club of Tulare. According to Celeste Thomas, event chair for the Farmer of the Year award ceremony, “The recipient is selected based on community involvement and volunteerism”.Read More >