History

Foster Farms has been a family–owned and operated company for four generations. Since our founding days back in 1939, we have always been committed to providing consumers with the highest–quality, best–tasting poultry products available. Travel with us through our history and learn how what started as a small farm back in Modesto, California, grew into the West’s most trusted poultry company.

THE EARLY YEARS THE 1980s THE 1990s 2000 AND BEYOND
1939 1950s 1960s 1973

A New Home

By the 1960s, the company had outgrown the original farm and more space was needed to meet the increasing demand for Foster Farms locally grown fresh poultry. The company moved its corporate headquarters to the small California Central Valley town of Livingston where we still reside today.