Industry Leadership

Uesugi Farms leadership standing in front of their facility.Uesugi’s two generations of farmers, Joe and his son Pete, serve on multiple boards dedicated to farming issues and support of local and regional agriculture. Pete, Uesugi’s General Manager, volunteers his time to the Western Growers Future Volunteer Leaders Program, the Central Coast Groundwater Coalition, the Santa Clara County Farm Bureau and the Heritage Bank Advisory Board to network with farmers and community leaders and offer strategic insight into California’s challenges to agriculture.

Over the years, Joe has served on the boards of Morgan Hill Pony Baseball, the Santa Clara County Farm Bureau and the Pinnacle Bank Advisors.  Today, he still serves on the Board of Western Growers.