Muller Ranch Harnesses Solar Power
Sunrise over a wheat field close to harvest on the ranch. (larger view)
Muller Ranch, a farm located in Yolo County, California, is a grower of processing tomatoes, specialty peppers, corn, wheat, canola, cucumbers, grapes, garlic, walnuts, almonds, sunflowers and other crops. Muller Ranch farms several thousand acres throughout Yolo County.
Although its primary reason for existence is to produce high quality products, Muller Ranch views several other issues as vital to the proper functioning of a company. As a responsible part of society, Muller Ranch believes in responsible action in areas such as:
- Soil Health
- Water Consumption
- Agrochemicals and Fuels
- Energy Consumption
- Waste Disposal
- Social and Human Capital
- Value Chain and Local Economy Involvement
Each of the above areas is fundamentally important to the sustainable and responsible functioning of any business. Muller Ranch is committed to critically looking at each of the above categories to see how it can better act as a major producer in a global world.
The Muller Family has farmed in this region for over 40 years. Sustainability efforts and responsibility have always gone hand-in-hand with farming practice. Muller Ranch is committed to continuous improvement in all of the above areas.