Ann Hayden from the EDF (Environmental Defense Fund) visited with Cannon and interviewed him in conjunction with his working with EDF to create a plan to enhance agriculture and wildlife benefits on his property and serve as a model for others.
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Cannon Michael doesn’t like to be labeled. As a sixth generation farmer, he’s philosophically against silos. And you can see why. His farm, Bowles Farming Co. in Los Banos, Calif., grows cotton, wheat, processing tomatoes, fresh market tomatoes, fresh market onions and
Check out this amazingly-shot video of our 2015 Tomato Harvest. As a family owned and operated diversified farm located in Los Banos, California, we grow both processing tomatoes and fresh market tomatoes.
Our 2015 Tomato Harvest was so successful that we have a 3-part series of videos to share. Here is the 2nd one that is shot just after dawn where you can see a stunning expanse of our beautiful farm in the background.
For us at Bowles Farming Company, “sustainability” is part of everything we do. As a farming family with over 150 years of history, we understand what it takes to be sustainable. For us it is not just a catch phrase, it is a way of
The new president of Bowles Farming Company carries the weight of overseeing an 11,000-acre farm during California’s water crisis, increasingly onerous regulations and environmental restraints, plus realizing he is the sixth generation to lead the Los Banos-area farm.