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Vita Farms Gives Back on 10th Anniversary
Vita Farms, ForemostCo® Inc.’s production facility in Guatemala, delivers supplies and groceries to the farm’s surrounding community and helps families in need during these difficult times.
Guatemala (Aug. 4, 2020) – In honor of its 10th anniversary, Vita Farms, a 50-acre nursery and part of the ForemostCo® Family, donated approximately two weeks of groceries to 300 households in the villages where its employees live.
“During this unprecedented time, Vita Farms is guided by the belief that we are all in this together.” Said Luis Pacheco, General Manager of Vita Farms. “Our guiding compass has always been to have a positive social impact on our community. Donating food to those in need is just one way in which we are able to serve the people who give us so much in return”. He continues, “We have been a part of this community for a long time, I can’t think of a better way to mark our 10th anniversary.”
Joseph C. Roberts, CEO of ForemostCo®, was succinct in his response. “This is a good reminder of why we do what we do. Doing business all over the world comes with important responsibilities that extend beyond just running a profitable business, we always strive to have a positive impact on all the markets in which we operate and this will remain at the heart of everything we do, now more than ever.”
About Vita Farms S.A.
Vita Farms is a 50-acre nursery which lies just outside the town of Villa Canales, Guatemala. There are currently 105 greenhouses in full operation and ongoing construction keeps adding to that number. The farm is managed by Luis Pacheco and his two sons and employs more than 350 office and field personnel. Visit https://www.foremostco.com/index.php/vita-farms/ for more information.
About ForemostCo® Inc.
Since 1987 ForemostCo® has met the ever-changing needs of the grower community as North America’s premier supplier of foliage and tropical plants. By owning its own production facilities, as well as sourcing material from around the world, the company continues to provide customers with year-round availability of product through world-class logistics. Visit www.foremostco.com for more information.