Welcome to the Greater McFarland Chamber of Commerce website !
The Mission Statement for the Greater McFarland Chamber of Commerce, composed of a volunteer group, is to promote the quality of life within the community thus making it a great place to live, work, and play. Through the encouragement of local business, city government and residents working together to enhance the economic vitality…and to promote commercial business, city beautification projects and encourage scholastic achievement of local students.
Our city motto is,” The Heartbeat of Agriculture” and it’s quite apparent in our abundantly rich farmlands. Kern County farmers rank among the world’s best. At the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, the most diverse and productive farming area in the world, Kern County produces over 250 different crops, including over 30 types of fruits and nuts, over 40 types of vegetables, over 20 field crops, not to mention nursery stock, livestock, poultry and dairy products. The total value of these agricultural products annually exceeds $1.5 billion.