Farm, the largest private employer in the beautiful, high
alpine San Luis Valley, has been a going concern since the
early 1980's. Under current ownership since 1984, Rakhra has
established itself as the quality fresh mushroom provider
of choice in the major markets it serves in Denver, Colorado
& Albuquerque, New Mexico.
A year around agricultural
entity, Rakhra employes up to 270-residents of the Valley, primarily from the
Alamosa area. The company is highly regarded in the Valley as a stable source
of jobs in this region of Colorado, and many of its employees have worked much
of their careers within its facilities.
was a benchmark year for Rakhra, with their highest productivity rates ever, growing
more than 6-lbs of quality fresh mushrooms per square foot of growing bed area.
This translates to a potential of up to, and over 15MM-lbs annually, making Rakhra
the largest volume, and most stable source for quality mushrooms in the markets
Rakhra is proud to be
a producer-marketer of fresh, high quality.. Colorado-grown' mushrooms to its
customers. It seeks growth in the near-term to capitalize on opportunity to extend
its quality service & support record to all current, and new customers. Rakhra
wishes success to all its customers in 2009 , and especially to the pivotal end-users
who enjoy their fresh Rahkra mushrooms on their dinner table!"