Walker River Cooling and Nevada Fresh Pak
Walker River Cooling is a joint-venture between Nevada Fresh Pak, a Peri & Son’s Farms company and The Nunes Company. Located in the Mason Valley of Yerington, Nev., the 10,000 square foot state-of-the-art cooling and distribution facility is the only facility of its kind in Nevada and changes the face of one of the largest commercial produce growers in the State.

With the completion of the new facility, the two companies’ are now positioned to expand growing capability and cool more produce in a faster, more efficient way. This means fresher and longer-lasting produce for the supply chain and ultimately for consumers. All steps to get produce to market now happen in Yerington while maintaining the company’s commitment to sustainable farming practices that meets the highest environmental, social and economic standards.

The cooling facility began its 24-hour per day service in mid-May at the beginning of year’s harvest cycle. With more than 80 plus years of combined industry experience, The Peri and Nunes operations offer a level of expertise in growing, harvesting, cooling, sales and marketing that is unsurpassed. The large commercial operation produces more than 25 million pounds of organic baby greens and 40 million pounds of organic fresh vegetables servicing retailers, processors, wholesalers and other buying organizations throughout North America.

The new facility employs approximately 20 full-time personnel. Together, Peri & Sons Farms and Nevada Fresh Pak, represent the largest private employer in Lyon County, currently supporting over 220 full-time diverse positions including specialists in the areas of agricultural science, engineering, manufacturing, and business and information technology. The company also supports a seasonal work force of over 1,400 full-time employees. Based on recent economic impact studies the company’s direct and indirect impact on the economy in Northern Nevada now exceeds $150 million.

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Your Good Care
Our passion for growing premium-quality onions is surpassed only by our passion for growing strong long-term relationships with great customers like you. Toward that end we developed PeriCare - a whole new level of customer care.

First and foremost, we have put in place: a highly-accessible team of knowledgeable sales pros; a trained shipping/transportation team; a food safety team and an operations team all readily available to better serve your needs. PeriCare also means we are enhancing customer relations by providing timely and relevant communications and improving our methods for information distribution.

Our No-Gimmicks Guarantee
At Peri & Sons Farms, we are committed to providing every customer with superior products and service. If the produce you receive from us is not what you expected or is damaged or unsatisfactory in any way, please contact us within 48 hours of receipt so that we can find the best way to make it right – right away.

I wanted to send you an email and let you know that we have received super positive feedback from our Produce Receiving team regarding the supply we are sourcing through your team. I know we don't get to hear enough positive feedback in this wild industry, so I wanted to take a moment to send this note in and let you know the program is going well from our end!! We appreciate your partnership and we look forward to growing this business with you!

When you purchase onions from Peri & Sons Farms, you are buying from a company that deals honestly and fairly with every one of its customers—big or small, whether you are a new account or a long-standing customer—if you are not completely satisfied, contact us and we will make it right. Guaranteed.

Domestic Sales
Jessica Peri
Retail Sales Manager
775-463-6326 Direct, 775-741-3949 Mobile

Cindy Elrod
Sales & New Business Development
775-463-6318 Direct, 509-720-1661 Mobile

Mindy VanVleck
775-463-6313 Direct, 509-945-3513 Mobile

Monique Blajos
775-463-6325 Direct, 775-316-1040 Mobile

Denise Fischer
775-463-9981 Direct, 509-480-1287 Mobile

Shane Martin
775-463-6346 Direct, 775-287-7373 Mobile

Joe Bowers
775-463-6343 Direct, 775-815-0364 Mobile

Elias Alvarado
Senior Sales Assistant
775-463-6338 Direct, 775-781-9153 Mobile

Alejandra Alvarado
Sales Assistant
775-463-6303 Direct, 775-781-1806 Mobile

International Sales
Peter Ng
1-213-438-9868 Direct, 1-805-407-3663 Mobile

Teri Gibson, Director, Marketing & Customer Relations
775-463-6324 Direct, 775-745-6094 Mobile
David Peri and Worker on the Farm
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