NASGA and Florida Trip

Recently a few of our employees attended the North American Strawberry Growers Association (NASGA) Conference in Savannah, GA. Drew, Curt, Jerry Li, Jim and Nick were all in attendance at the NASGA conference this year.  This conference provides industry information and updates on the new information about the North American Strawberry industry. After the conference they headed to Florida to … Read More

China Trip 2015

On October 19, 2015 my son Andrew, brother Kenny and LCN plant breeder Jim Bagdasarian headed to China to visit our company Lassen Canyon Agricultural Development Company (Beijing). We landed after about 13 hours in the air in Beijing and were met by LCB employee Jerry Li and manager Curt Gaines. We hit the ground running and went right away … Read More

Happy Halloween From Lassen Canyon

Halloween is fun here at the Redding Trim Shed.  Besides passing out candy to all our workers the trim shed has a costume contest.  Here are a few photos from our Costume Contest this year.


SafeStart & Lassen Canyon Nursery Lassen Canyon Nursery is involved in a program called SafeStart.  Safestart is designed to keep safety fresh in employees minds as they are working.  Today our HR Director Susie introduced our Manteca Trimshed employees the SafeStart program.   Safestart can be designed around your type of work.  If you would like information about the SafeStart program … Read More

Learning The Family Business

Andrew is the oldest son of Elizabeth Elwood-Ponce (Vice President of Lassen Canyon), during this year’s harvest he has been learning the Family Business. When harvest started he went down to Southern California and sat with Mel Fernandez, one of our Sales Representatives, for a week and observed what he does. During harvest our sales reps are busy contacting growers … Read More

2015 Macdoel Harvest

Today was the official start of our 2015 Fall Harvest of our strawberry plants in Macdoel, CA.  We started with a few hours during the day today to train and make sure the workers are familiar with the equipment and process to avoid any injury when we start digging at night.  Also making sure the plants are harvested correctly to … Read More

Lassen Canyon Fishing Trip

Angel Ibarra, Nick Nahas and Mel Fernanez Every year Lassen Canyon Nursery sponsors a fishing trip to show a our appreciation to our awesome customers.  This year we launched out of Ventura and went out to the Santa Barbara Island.  Ventura Sportfishing and Amigo Sportfishing put us in the hot spot for reeling in lots of Yellow Tail and Bonita.  Out of the whole crew they … Read More