Meet supervisor Mercedes Pinto-Flores

Mercedes Pinto-Flores joined Calagri (now PacificAg) in 2013. “I started as a tractor driver and baler,” Mercedes said. “The next year I started supervising and I’ve been doing that ever since.” As a supervisor, Mercedes is responsible for a crew that runs balers and stackers out in the fields. He’s also responsible for keeping the [...]

By | 2018-05-08T19:49:57+00:00 May 8th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

“Ready, resilient, resourceful”—meet Pacific Ag’s 2017 Straw Dog award winners

Each year, Pacific Ag recognizes two employees with its Straw Dog award. The award goes to those who live by the three Rs that make Pacific Ag successful: they are ready, resilient and resourceful. Courtney Riddle, responsible for accounts payable and admin, earned the Straw Dog for her outstanding performance as the front-line contact for [...]

By | 2018-03-02T16:34:01+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on “Ready, resilient, resourceful”—meet Pacific Ag’s 2017 Straw Dog award winners

Meet farm manager Brooks Robison

To Brooks Robison, working in agriculture is second nature. He was born and raised on a farm in southeast Idaho, where his family grew alfalfa and wheat as well as raised cattle. “Growing up on a farm prepared me for the job I have now, but on a whole different scale,” Brooks explained. “General industry [...]

By | 2018-03-02T16:34:11+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet farm manager Brooks Robison

Meet production manager Noe Pareja

Noe Pareja went to work with Kerry Calaway in 2002, and has been part of the Calagri team ever since. Calagri is now a division of Pacific Ag, but Noe’s role as a production manager continues unchanged: he is responsible “for a little bit of everything.” “I get the harvest equipment dialed in, and make [...]

By | 2018-03-02T16:34:18+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet production manager Noe Pareja