Tanimura & Antle is an industry leader whose commitment to premium quality produce has remained strong since its beginning in 1982. The Tanimura & Antle families combined their collective years of experience and knowledge to establish a produce company unrivaled in its quality products, innovation and dedication. Today, as a grower and shipper of whole head commodity vegetables, Tanimura & Antle farms over 30,000 acres of rich, fertile farmland and ships a full line of premium fresh produce throughout North America, Europe and Asia.
The company has operations in Salinas, Huron and Oxnard, California as well as Yuma, Arizona and its commodities include: lettuce, mix lettuce, onions, celery, broccoli, cauliflower, green onions, Brussels sprouts and consolidation items.
Mike started as a harvest supervisor with Bud Antle, Inc. prior to becoming part of Tanimura & Antle, Inc. in 1982. He has over 35 years of experience in all aspects of produce shipping and is fluent in Spanish, a useful skill for his hands-on role in daily operations. He is a past chairman of the Grower Shipper Association and has served as a Board Member for the Monterey County Ag Education, Inc.
Mike was elected to the board in 2015.