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
1990 1993 1996 1994-1998 1998 1999

Investing in Research and Development

With consumers' changing tastes and desires, we knew that we needed to continue to develop new, innovative products. So in 1990, Foster Farms purchased an additional processing facility in Fresno, California, and added additional space to make more convenient products. Our line of pre-marinated products, Savory Servings, was created to simplify consumers' lives. Available in a variety of delicious flavors, they continue to be a popular time-saver for consumers today.